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1924 PeromaBertha Foreman
Bertha Foreman


Bertha Ann (Foreman) Roesler

December 4, 1903 – July 9, 1978

Mrs. Bertha Ann Roesler, 76, route one, Perry, died at 4:20 p.m. Sunday at Perry Nursing home, where she had been a resident since May 1976.

Born December 4, 1903, at Red Rock, Oklahoma, she was the daughter of John P. and Vilet (Young) Foreman. She was a 1925 graduate of Perry High School and Oklahoma A&M College. She taught school at Fairview and Pleasant Valley schools and served on the board of education at 4-D and Fairview schools.

She was married May 2, 1934, at Cherokee, Okla., to Herbert Roesler, who preceded her in death in January 1972.

Mrs. Roesler was a member of the Christian church and the Vicinage home demonstration club, now the Vicinage homemakers group.

Survivors include two sons, Gordon, of route one, Perry, and Marvin, of Blackburn, Okla.; three brothers, Roy Foreman, Red Rock, and Clarence and Charles Foreman, both of Perry; four sisters, Mrs. Mellie Kerns, Marland, and Mrs. Ed Nemec, Mrs. Erwin Sullins and Mrs. Sylvia Paris, all of Perry; and four grandchildren and five step-grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Parker Funeral chapel. Rev. M. R. Work, pastor of the First Christian Church, will officiate at services. Burial will be at Mt. Carmel cemetery, north of Perry.