Bertha Hilda Christie
Bertha Christie passed away peacefully at Dundas Manor on Wednesday, July 20, 2016.
She was the beloved wife of the late Orval Christie.
Bertha was born Aug. 26, 1920 to the late William and Ida Poole (nee Torrance). She was predeceased by her sisters, Vida (William) Scott, and Irene (Ronald) Shaw, and her brother, Howard Poole. She is survived by her sister-in-law, Alta Poole of Winchester. Bertha will be sadly missed by nieces, nephews, and friends, and the staff of Dundas Manor who cared for Bertha throughout her years with them.
Friends and family called at Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, Daniels Chapel in Winchester on Sun., July 24 from 7 to 9 pm. The funeral service was held at 11 am on Mon., July 25 with Rev. Christine Lowson officiating, followed by interment at Maple Ridge Cemetery in Chesterville. The pallbearers were her nephews, Doug Poole, Jack Yourt, Frank Noccey, Peter Patterson, Jim Perrier, and John Van Allen.
Donations in memory of Bertha to the Dundas Manor Activity Fund orWinchester United Church would be gratefully acknowledged by the family.