|Death: ||Jun. 6, 2010|
WINNIE MAE BERTLING, 81, of La Marque, passed away peacefully Sunday at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center, in Webster, TX. Winnie was born and raised in Snook, TX and graduated Valedictorian from Snook High School. She held an associates degree from Blinn College where she was a cheerleader and beauty queen.
She was one of three children born to the late Frank and Olga Orsak and was the beloved wife of Francis (Penny) Bertling for over 61 years. Winnie will forever be remembered by her loving sisters Georgette Enquist and Janette Schulenberg, and her beloved children Linda Kay Kragh, Gary Wayne Bertling, Nancy Diane Bertling, Deborah Ann Preisler and Sharon Lea Bertling. She had eight grandchildren and three great grandchildren along with countless other friends and family whom were blessed to know her.
Winnie grew up on a cotton farm. She was a great cook and loved the time she spent with all the children around her. Winnie touched the lives of many people with her smile and generosity, and maintained her trademark sense of humor all the way to the end.
Friends and family are invited to attend a viewing on Tuesday, June 8, 2010, 5:00pm to 8:00pm at James Crowder Funeral Home, 401 Texas Ave, La Marque, TX, 77568. Funeral service will be held at First Baptist Church, Bellville, TX, on Wednesday, June 9, 2010 at 9:00am with Brother Steve Olsen officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Knoll Cemetery, Bellville, TX.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First Baptist Bellville Church, 504 E. Strauss, Bellville, TX 77418.
Oak Knoll Cemetery
Created by: Kenneth Hockin
Record added: Jun 09, 2010
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