BLOOMINGTON — Bertha L. Patrick, 89, Bloomington, died at 6:47 p.m. Saturday (July 28, 2012) at Advocate BroMenn Regional Medical Center, Normal.
A celebration of life service will be at noon Thursday at East View Christian Church, Normal. Cremation rites will be accorded. The Rev. Jason Smith will officiate. Her family will receive friends an hour prior to the service at the church.
Memorials may be made to East View Christian Church. Beck Memorial Home, Bloomington, is in charge of arrangements.
She was born July 21, 1923, in Barnes, daughter of Victor Harl and Stella Whiteley.
Surviving are children, Donna (Richard) Phillips, Bloomington; Randy (Marsha) Fogel, South Carolina; Martin Patrick, Bloomington; and Dean Patrick, Champaign; one sister, Pearl Anderson, Bloomington; 10 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother and three sisters.
Bertha was a member of East View Christian Church, Normal.
She was a beautician for 47 years.
Bertha was a member of the Bloomington Eagles Club, Tri Lakes, VFW Women’s Auxiliary, National Hairdresser & Cosmetology Association and BroMenn Adult Day Care Center.