September 15, 1922 – November 14, 2018
Bertha Askew passed away peacefully at the F. W. Green Memorial Home in Cranbrook on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at the age of 96.
Bertha was born at St. Eugene Hospital in Cranbrook on September 15, 1922. She lived in Bull River, Canal Flats, Yahk, Kimberley, Edmonton and finally in Cranbrook since 1948 when she married.
Bertha was predeceased by her husband Verne (1991), her daughter Sue, her parents, her brothers Jack and Bob, and sisters Jean and Marie. Bertha will be lovingly remembered by her brother Bill, her sons Patrick (Dana), Michael (Shelley), Gordon (Leigh), Paul (Betty), David (Sara) and many nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A funeral mass for Bertha was celebrated on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at Christ The Servant Catholic Church in Cranbrook.
Arrangements entrusted to McPherson Funeral Service. Condolences for the family can be offered at: www.mcphersonfh.com. Donations in honour of Bertha can be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of BC & Yukon and the B. C. Canadian Lung Association.
McPherson Funeral Service