Bertha Christian Obituary
MRS. ALBERT STRATMANN HOLYROOD - The funeral Mrs. Bertha E. Stratmann, 91, IMyrood, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at St. Peters- Lutheran Church, Holyrood, the Rev. Lloyd Sprick officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Mrs. Stratmann died Saturday at the Ellsworth County Veterans' Memorial Hospital. She was born Nov. 21, 1889, in Po- mern, Germany. She came to the United States in 1893 end settled in the Holyrood area. She was a member of St. Peters Lutheran Church, the American Legion Auxiliary, the Ladies Aid nnd the Quilting Bee, all of Holyrood. Surviving are two sons, Reinhort, Holyrood, and Clarence, San Gabriel, Calif.; three daughters, Mrs. Elda Oliver, San Gabriel; Mrs. Gertrude Newsome, Great Bend, and Mrs. Edna Jean Pflughoeft, Ellsworth; four sisters, Mrs. Amanda Doeden, and Mrs. Elsie Clair, both of Great Bend; Mrs. Emma Voss, Holyrood, and Mrs. Frieda Eilrich, Salina; 13 grandchildren; 20 great- grandchildren and one great-great- grandchild. Mrs. Stratmann's husband died in 1970. The family suggests memorials to the church building fund, the Lutheran Hour or to the Diabetes Association. Friends may call at the Gnibb-Par- sons Funeral Home, Ellsworth, until 11 a.m. Tuesday, and from 11:30 a.m. until service time at the church.