Bertha A. Andrews

January 06, 1912 ‒ December 19, 2005

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Bertha A. Andrews, 93, of West Marion Street, Mount Gilead, Ohio died Monday, December 19, 2005, in the Miller’s Merry Manor East in Wabash, Indiana.

She was born in Morrow County on January 6, 1912, the daughter of the late John and Leah (Leedy) Fry. She graduated from Johnsville High School in 1930. She was a loving and dedicated wife, mother and grandmother. Bertha was a member of First Baptist Church and the Burgoyne Chapter #178 of the Order of the Eastern Star.

She is survived by a son Bill (Celia) Andrews of Peru, Indiana; two daughters Jane (Neil) Benson of Hamburg, Pennsylvania, and Linda McPeek of Clermont, Florida; 11 grandchildren; 26 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; and a sister Belva Truax of LaGrange, Ohio.

Her husband, Clarence L. Andrews, whom she married on Aug. 28, 1934, preceded her in death on Jan. 19, 2000. A daughter Janet Fahl, brothers William Charles, Earnest, Harry and Alva Fry, and sisters Laura, Rilla, Bernice, Lela, Cora and Mary also preceded her in death.

Friends may call at the Craven Funeral Home in Mount Gilead on Thursday from 2-6 p.m. Rev. Kent Fahl will hold funeral services there Friday, December 30, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. Burial will be in Rivercliff Cemetery in Mount Gilead. Memorial contributions can be made to the First Baptist Church. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com .