Jan P. Bertsch
Jan P. Bertsch, 64, of Berne passed away at 2:55 p.m. on Monday, January 7, 2013 at Adams Memorial Hospital in Decatur. She was born on April 13, 1948 in Adams County to Russell and Jane (Miller) Wilkin, Sr.
She was a graduate of the Rockcreek High School Class of 1966. She retired from the Berne Community Market in 2011. She loved spending time with her grandchildren, sewing and making clothes, gardening, playing piano, and jig-saw puzzles.
She is survived by her mother of Berne; two daughters, Joni Bertsch of Monroe; and Angela Ringwalt of Berne; son, Darin (Annie) Bertsch of Fort Wayne; four grandchildren, Kaleb Bertsch; Mara (Joshua) Myers; MaJena Gerber; and Makayla Ringwalt; brother, Russell Wilkin, Jr. of Nevada; nephew, Shane Wilkin of Fort Wayne; and niece, Tiffany Wilkin of Arizona.
She was preceded in death by her father.
Visitation will be from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, January 11 and one hour prior to the 2:00 p.m. funeral service on Saturday, January 12 at the Goodwin-Cale & Harnish Memorial Chapel in Bluffton. Officiating will be Mike Krinn. Burial will take place at Fairview Cemetery in Bluffton.
Arrangements provided by Goodwin-Cale & Harnish Memorial Chapel in Bluffton. Online condolences may be made at www.thegmcfamily.com.