BIRTH: December 27, 1990

DEATH: October 14, 2006

Shelby Marie Bentler ~ Age 15

Shelby, 15, was killed along with her father, Michael Joseph Bentler, mother, Sandra Lee Bentler, two sisters, Shayne Lauree Bentler and, Sheena Lee Bentler, by her older brother in their home. Their brother was found guilty of the murders and sentenced to life in prison without parole. He killed his family to inherit the estate. After he was convicted the court ruled that his daughters would each get half of the estate. He couldn’t benefit from the money at all.


A Small Town, A Big Tragedy

Bentler Family Laid to Rest

Bentler wants new trial

Mother of Bentler’s Child Says He Talked of Parents’ Death

Bentler’s daughters receive entire estate



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