Bernett Entzminger and Agnes Volkenroth were married on October 14, 1966.
Agnes was born in Germany, and came to North Dakota at the age of six with her parents, Herman and Helen Volkenroth, where she attended Jamestown schools.
Bernett is the son of Lawrence and Frances Entzminger, and was born and raised in Corwin Township, in Stutsman County, North Dakota.
After their marriage, Bernett and Agnes built a home across the road from Bernett's mother's place. Bernett served nine years on the Ypsilanti Equity Elevator board.
Bernett and Agnes Entzminger are the parents of three children: Lisa, Wade, and Amy.