Berta was born in Wilcox, Sask, May 26, 1919. She passed away peacefully on December 3rd, 2010 at Weatherby Pavilion, White Rock.
She will be remembered by her children Mary Ann (Ron) Shillaker, Rosemary (Paul) Olenyk and Rod (Fern) Hugh. She was predeceased by her grandson Charles Shillaker. Survived by her siblings Cynthia Duce, Ed Blue, Joe Blue and Mae Gendron. Nana to Michele (Tim), Kathryn (Kirk), Veronica, (Geoff) Denise, Ben (Jaime Lyn), Joel, Nick and Carleigh. Great grandmother to Nick, Jessica, Jayden, Logan, Hilary and Jamin. Berta will be missed by good friend Hazel Hume.
Berta moved to White Rock in 1958 where she took up teaching at White Rock Elementary later to Cloverdale Jr Secondary & Earl Marriott Secondary. Special thanks to the staff at Weatherby Pavilion floor 2. Berta has requested her ashes be taken home to Wilcox, Sask. Donation can be made in Berta’s name to Peace Arch Hospital Foundation.