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Bertha Irene "Bertie" Hlatkey Lelis
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Birth: Jul. 26, 1916
Springdale
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun. 7, 2006
Cheswick
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA

Bertha I. Lelis
Cheswick


Bertha I. (Bertie) Hlatkey Lelis, 89, of Cheswick, died Wednesday, June 7, 2006, at her home. She was born July 26, 1916, in Springdale to the late George and Mary Horning Hlatkey, and was a lifelong resident of this area. Mrs. Lelis was a member of St. Alphonsus Roman Catholic Church and was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She enjoyed her family, bingo, crossword puzzles, board games, soap operas, and collecting baby dolls. Survivors include seven daughters, Henrietta Lelis, of Cheswick, Roberta (John) Payne, of Dearborn, Mich., Barbara Hvizdos, of Freeport, Donna (Michael) Wilps, of Hunker, Diana Chap, of Lake in the Hills, Ill., Margaret McGeary, of Chester Springs, and Beverly (Greg) McGeary, of Mt. Pleasant; three sons, Robert Lelis, of Simi Valley, Calif., Henry (Cheryl) Lelis, of Springdale, and Gregory (Christina) Lelis, of Harwick; 15 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Dorothy McKissick, of Harrisburg. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Henry W. Lelis; four brothers, George Latkey, Robert Latkey, Clement Latkey, and Albert Hlatkey; four sisters, Agnes Grinder, Mary Robb, Eva Miller, and Margaraet Arnold. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday in the CHARLES B. JARVIE FUNERAL HOME INC., Cheswick, 1607 Pittsburgh St. A Christian Funeral Mass will be celebrated 10 a.m. Friday in St. Alphonsus Church, with burial to follow in Union Cemetery, Arnold.

(Obituary from The Valley News Dispatch, Tarentum, Pa.) 
 
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 Parents:
  George Hlatkey (1874 - 1954)
  Mary Hlatkey (1878 - 1950)
 
 Spouse:
  Henry William Lelis (1915 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  Agnes M. Hlatkey Grinder (1899 - 1989)*
  George Latkey (1902 - 1976)*
  Margaret M. Hlatkey Arnold (1905 - 1972)*
  Clement J. Latkey (1908 - 1954)*
  Eva Cecelia Latkey Miller (1910 - 1988)*
  Mary A Hlatkey Robb (1912 - 1999)*
  Robert George Latkey (1914 - 1976)*
  Bertha Irene Hlatkey Lelis (1916 - 2006)
  Albert Hlatkey (1919 - 1919)*
  Dorothy Hlatkey McKissick (1924 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Arnold
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Lot number 16 sec M graves 1-6
 
Maintained by: McGeary Family
Originally Created by: Rich Fedoush
Record added: Oct 01, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15960580
Bertha Irene Bertie <i>Hlatkey</i> Lelis
Added by: McGeary Family
 
Bertha Irene Bertie <i>Hlatkey</i> Lelis
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