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Julia "Judy" Bertke

November 23, 1921 — April 9, 2017

Judy Bertke (nee Fedroff), beloved wife of Lester E. Bertke for 63 1/2 years before his passing in 2007. She met Les at a USO dance during World War II and they were married November 27, 1943, at St. Patrick's Cathedral in Harrisburg, PA. Together, they traveled the world and raised five children: Barbre (Hal) Snyder, Kathie Bertke (Ed Turner), Suzanne Skubick, Lester E. Jr. "Tere" Bertke and David (Deborah) Bertke. Judy was "Nana" to Christopher Snyder, Tishanna Newman, Carly Skubick, Jordan and Jacob Bertke, Emma Bertke, two great grandchildren Broc and Blake Newman, Michael Snyder and Sarah Williams and six step-great grandchildren. She was the dear sister of Robert and Thomas (Dottie) Fedroff and Audrey Coombs and joins her siblings Kay, Johnnie and Bill. Judy loved playing bridge and golf with her friends and was involved in several charities, twice serving as Chairwoman of the Fantasy Ball. Memorials may be made to Good Samaritan Pastoral Care, in recognition of her years as a Lay Distributor or the Music Hall Restoration Company, in recognition of her years running the Music Hall Shop. Passed away on Palm Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 95 years of age. Visitation MEYER FUNERAL HOME, 5864 Bridgetown Road, on Friday, April 21 from 5:00-7:00PM. Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30AM on Saturday, April 22 at St. Antoninus Church, 1500 Linneman Road.
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Friday, April 21, 2017

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Meyer Funeral Home and Crematory

5864 Bridgetown Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45248

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Mass of Christian Burial

Saturday, April 22, 2017

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