Betty J. Bernthisel PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 10 April 2013 10:14
Betty Jane Bernthisel, 92, of Bowling Green, OH, died April 9, 2013 at Bowling Green Manor.
She was born November 7, 1920 in Haskins, OH to Horace and Eliza (DeMuth) Browne.
She was preceded in death by parents when she was a young girl. She then lived with brothers Lawrence and Earl Browne and Pastor Brock and his wife until she was married in 1938.
Betty was a member of Haskins Community Church and Eastern Star Chapter in Waterville, OH for several years. She played piano and taught Sunday School at Haskins Federated Church where she took part in many women's groups.
Her main love was staying in touch with her family to make sure they were happy and doing well. She loved family parties and get togethers. Betty enjoyed playing the organ she had in her home, playing solitaire and taking care of her home near Haskins where she supported her husband in farming until he retired.
She worked as a receptionist at MidAm Bank for 20 years, retiring in 1985.
Survivors include sons Charles (Colette) and James (Jill) both of Bowling Green, OH and Robert (Kay) of Perrysburg, OH, eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
She was also preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters, and her beloved husband Richard and grandson Ryan Bernthisel.
Friends and family may call Friday, April 12, 2013 from 3 to 8 p.m. at Peinert-Dunn Funeral Home, Tontogany, OH. Funeral Services will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at Haskins Community Church. The family will receive guests one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow at Union Hill Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be given to the church.
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