ROBERT F. BERTSCH, SR., 90, of Harlan (Svcs. 1/3/13)


December 31st, 2012 by Ric Hanson

ROBERT F. BERTSCH, SR., 90, of Harlan, died Sun., Dec. 30th. Funeral services for ROBERT BERTSCH, SR.,  will be held 11-a.m. Thu., Jan. 3rd, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Harlan. Burmeister-Johannsen Funeral Home in Harlan has the arrangements.

Friends may call at the funeral home on Wed.  (Jan. 2nd), from 1 until 9-pm, with the family present from 4-to 7-pm.

Burial will be in the Harlan Cemetery.

ROBERT BERTSCH, SR.,  is survived by:

His wife – Opal Bertsch, of Harlan.

His sons – Bob (Jan) Bertsch, Jr., of Willis, MI; Tom (Lois) Bertsch, of Columbus, NE; and Dan (Irene) Bertsch, of Indianola.

His sister – Evelyn Smith, of Milwaukee, OR.

8 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, other relatives, and friends.