|Birth: ||Jun. 3, 1929|
|Death: ||Jun. 20, 2011|
Roberta R. "Bert" Behring, 82, of Grand Island died Monday, June 20, 2011, at Wedgewood Care Center. Bert was born on June 3, 1929, in Grand Island to Ernest and Julia (Hatcher) Rogan.
Bert was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Behring.
Survivors are: daughter and son-in-law, Cindy and Al Gosda of Grand Island; brother and sister-in-law, Tom and Mary Rogan of Grand Island; sister, LaVonne Burke of Wood River; grandsons, Rick and wife, Heather Gosda, of Grand Island, and Ted Gosda of Grand Island, great-granddaughter, Maddie Gosda and a host of relatives and friends.
Bert grew up and received her education in Grand Island. She was united in marriage to Raymond Behring on Feb. 27, 1951, in Grand Island. The couple made their home on a farm northwest of Grand Island.
Bert enjoyed drawing cartoons, gardening, embroidering tea towels, baking cookies and candies, and loved her dogs and cats. While living in Washington state she enjoyed helping her friend Gerry raising goats. One of Bert's greatest joys was decorating for the Christmas season.
Bert was also preceded in death by her parents, a brother Harry, an infant brother, and two sisters, Elizabeth Rogan and Judith Roy.
Burial was in The Grand Island Cemetery, Grand Island, NE.
Published in The Grand Island Independent on June 22, 2011
Raymond G. Behring (1922 - 2004)
Grand Island Cemetery
Plot: Section A, Lot 281
Created by: CPR
Record added: Jun 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71764956