Monday, April 7th, 2008
Bertha Catherine Eilerman, 97, of Basinburg Road, Fort Loramie, died at 2:40 p.m. April 5, 2008, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Minster.
She was born Feb. 7, 1911, in Fort Loramie to Mary E. Dreses and Henry A. Eilerman.
Surviving are a sister, Helen Ruschau, Dayton, and numerous nephews and nieces.
Deceased are a brother and seven sisters.
She retired in 1973 from General Motors Corp. in Dayton after 36 years of employment and was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church and its St. Ann's Ladies Sodality, Fort Loramie.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the church, the Rev. Steven Shoup officiating. Burial is at the church cemetery.
Calling is 4-8 p.m. Tuesday and 9-10 a.m. Wednesday at Gehret Funeral Home, Fort Loramie.
Contributions can be made to the church.