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Bertha Schroeder

Bertha Frey Schroeder, 94, died Aug. 2, 2008, at Bethesda Home, Goessel.

Born Dec. 18, 1913, at Goessel, she was the daughter of Henry and Eva (Balzer) Frey.

She was a homemaker, nurse’s aide, and cook. She was a member of Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John; daughter, Kathleen Blair; sisters, Louise Schmidt, Linda Schmidt, Martha Buller, and Ruth Schroeder; brothers, Ed Frey and Alfador Frey; and her parents.

Survivors include two sons, Donald Schroeder of rural Moundridge and Robert Schroeder of Manhattan; daughter, Carolyn Wedel of rural Canton; nine grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.

Burial will be at 9:30 a.m. today (Wednesday) at Alexanderwohl Mennonite Cemetery. A memorial service will begin at 10:30 a.m. at the church.

A memorial fund has been established with the special care unit at Bethesda Home, Goessel.

Last modified Aug. 9, 2008