Jilge, Bertha

Bertha Jilge
b: 20 JUL 1910
d: 24 OCT 1992
Bertha never married.


Bertha Lee Jilge, daughter of Adolph Jilge and Fronia ArmbrusterJilge, was born July 20, 1910 near Jones, Oklahoma. She passed awayon Saturday, October 24, 1992 at her home northwest of South Haven,Kansas at the age of 82 years, 3 months, and 4 days.

Bertha enjjoyed working in the yard and raising flowers, where shespent many happy days caring for the flowers. She was a good neighborand enjoyed visiting with her friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, five brothers: Adolph,Arthur, Louis, Albert and Henry; and two sisters: Augusta Ronspiezand Monita Jilge.

Survivors include her niece, Bertha Ronspiez of South Haven, KS;Christina Diebolt of Iola; great niece and nephew, Evelyn and JoeDiebolt of Iola, KS; sisters-in-law: Florence Jilge of Nicoma Park,OK, Ruth Jilge of McLoud, OK; and Lee Jilge of Oklahoma City, OK.;nephews: Tom Jilge of McLoud, OK., Larry Jilge of Joplin, MO., JamesJilge of Keene, TX, Eddie Jilge of San Jose, Ca; Paul Wray Jilge ofWellston, OK., Ronnie Jilge of Washington, nieces: Margie Corman ofOtis Colorado, Betty May of Shawnee, OK, Myra Fay Howard of Shawnee,OK, Barbara Humes of Oklahoma City, OK. Sharon Ferguson of Nevada,Patsy Finney of Dallas, TX; a number of great nieces and nephews; andone Aunt, Viola Fuggitt of Elk City, Oklahoma.

Funeral Services were held at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, October 28, 1992 inthe Elliott-Schaeffer Mortuary with Fr. Mike Nolan officiating. Mrs.Peggy Ginn sang "Nearer My God toThee: and "Amazing Grace".

Casket bearers were Tom Jilge, James Jilge, Vern Corman, Paul WrayJilge, Robert Jilge and Phillip Jilge. Interment was in the CaldwellCity Cemetery under the direction of the Elliott-Schaeffer Mortuary.
  • 20 JUL 1910 - Birth -
  • 24 OCT 1992 - Death -
Adolph Gustav Jilge
11 JUN 1874 -
Bertha Jilge
20 JUL 1910 - 24 OCT 1992
Frank Armbruster (Franz Anton)
12 AUG 1845 - 01 APR 1937
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) Adolph Gustav Jilge
Birth11 JUN 1874Germany
Marriage1898to Sophonia Armbruster (aka Fronie)
PARENT (F) Sophonia Armbruster (aka Fronie)
BirthNOV 1872Missouri
Death1948 McCloud, Oklahoma
Marriage1898to Adolph Gustav Jilge
FatherFrank Armbruster (Franz Anton)
MotherElizabeth Ann Smith
MAdolph Jilge
Birth31 JAN 1900
Death26 DEC 1990
Marriageto Ruth Echart
FMonnetta Jilge
Death8 yrs. old
MHenry Jilge
DeathDied by accidental gun shot
MArthur Jilge
Birth26 MAY 1907
DeathJAN 1986
Marriageto Florence
FBertha Jilge
Birth20 JUL 1910
Death24 OCT 1992
MLewis Lester Jilge
Birth20 JAN 1913
Death31 MAY 1976
MarriageAUG 1937to Lee Jilge
MAlbert Jilge
FBaby Jilge
FAugusta Mae Jilge
Birth05 JAN 1899
DeathMAR 1973
Marriageto Albert Ronspiez