The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

January 5, 2013

Hannah I. Bertog


Star Beacon

ASHTABULA — Hannah I. Bertog, age 91, died early Saturday morning, Jan. 5, 2013, at the Ashtabula Country Club Retirement Center, where she had been a resident for several years.

Born on May 6, 1921, in Stevensville, Mich., Hannah was the daughter of Henry and Marie (Lick) Bertog.

A housewife for many years, Hannah worked for RCA making computer chips for over 25 years, retiring in 1986.

Hannah was a member of the Lutheran faith and enjoyed playing cards, sewing, bingo and crocheting. She was an excellent dress maker and baker. She was also a farmer and loved spending time with all of her family.

Hannah was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Leo Bertog in 1977; a son, Leo Bertog Jr.; brothers, Henry, Frank and Charles; sisters, Henrietta, Wilomina, Mae and Marie; and a granddaughter, Sharon Crandall.

She is survived by daughters, Marion Kelly of Elwood, Ind., Ann Gerren of Conneaut and Myrna Nault of Arcadia, Ohio; a brother, Clarence Bertog of Benton Harbor, Mich.; a sister, Clair of Pensacola, Fla.; eight grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.

Burial will take place at 1 p.m. at Glenwood Cemetery in Conneaut on Monday, Jan. 7th. At Hannah’s request, there will be no public calling hours.

Memorial contributions can be made in Hannah’s memory to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105.

RAISIAN FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 581 Harbor St., Conneaut, Ohio, is handling the arrangements. Obituary and condolences at www.raisianfuneralhome.com and starbeacon.com.