Bertha Gasparovich

Bertha GasparovichBertha Eula Gasparovich, 89, of Cuba died at 2:57 a.m. Sept. 28, 2007, at her home.

She was born Feb. 24, 1918, in Canton, the daughter of Clarence and Mary Bunch Murphy. She married Anthony T. Gasparovich in Farmington. He preceded her in death.

She also was preceded in death by two brothers, one infant daughter, Nancy Louise; and one grandson, Keith Williams.

Surviving are two sons, Anthony R. Gasparovich of Cuba and Daniel J. (and Cathy) Gasparovich of Ursa; three daughters, Barbara E. (and Kenny) Myers of Galesburg, Jean C. (and Ross) Williams of Cuba and Marion C. (and Pat) Gasparovich of Gosport, Ind.; eight grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren.

She was a homemaker. She graduated from Cuba High School.

She was of Christian faith and a member of Cuba Christian Church for many years. She helped with church dinners.

Services were held Tuesday at Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Cuba with Rev. Amy Wharton officiating. Burial was in Cuba Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to her church, Spoon River Hospice of Graham Hospital or any charity of the donor’s choice.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 10/3/2007