|Birth: ||Dec. 13, 1920|
|Death: ||Mar. 19, 2010|
MUNCIE — Thelma (New) Bertram, 89, longtime Henry County resident, passed away Friday, March 19, 2010 at Golden Living Center of Muncie.
She was born in Monticello, Ky., Dec. 13, 1920, the daughter of George and Frona Dick New. She moved to New Castle and met the love of her life, Don. They moved to Middletown, where they raised a family and were married for 60 years. She attended First Brethren Church of Oakville. She had worked as a housekeeper for many area families and loved to bowl with her senior citizen friends. She played cards in several card clubs, and her favorite pastime was cooking. Friends never left her
She left to cherish her memory . . ..
She was preceded in death by her husband, Don "Gander"; a daughter, Bonnie Pierce; a son, Dale "Tex" Bertram; daughter-in-law, Pat Bertram; four brothers, Floyd New, Hobart New, Ardell New and Gaylon New; three sisters, Ethel Parmley, Eva Jane New and Lorie New.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Ballard and Sons Funeral Home, 118 S. Fifth St., Middletown, with Rev. Paul Reeder officiating.
Burial will follow in Miller Cemetery in Middletown.
Friends may call from noon until time of the service Monday.
Memorials may be made to the Alpha Center Adult Day Care, 315 S. Monroe St., Muncie 47305; Asera Care Hospice, 8460 Bearing Drive, Indianapolis 46268; or the charity of the donor's choice.
Published in The Herald Bulletin from 3/20/2010 - 3/22/2010
Dale Ray "Tex" Bertram (1948 - 2007)*
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Record added: Mar 22, 2010
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