Gertrude B. Berteotti, age 88 of Chicora, PA. died Thursday, August 29, 2019 in Sunnyview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Butler surrounded by her loving family. She was born Wednesday, November 12, 1930 the daughter of the late Raymond Geibel and Evelyn Pugh Geibel.
She was a member of Mater Dolorosa Catholic Church in Chicora where she belonged to the Christian Mothers and was a praying member of the Legion of Mary. She was an avid Bingo player and enjoyed her Bingo Buddies; she was an excellent cook, and enjoyed the excitement of playing the daily number.
She married Louis Berteotti September 30, 1950 who died September 5, 1985.
She is survived by 4 sons: Louis and Ginny Berteotti of Knox; Steve and Carol Berteotti of Chicora; Dennis Berteotti of Chicora and his companion Billie Gordon of West Sunbury; Brian and Melonie Berteotti of Valencia. 5 daughters: Rosalie Berteotti of Fairfax, Virginia; Frances and Roy Parker of Chicora; Amy and Gary Bowser of Chicora; Grace and Ron Slater of Chicora; Mary and Donnie Crawford of Karns City; 23 grandchildren; 28 great grandchildren; 2 sisters: Vivian and Dale Pennington of West Sunbury; and Louise Hosick of Sharon; 2 brothers; Jim and Rosie Geibel of Chester, West VA.; Earle Dean Geibel of Karns City.
Besides her parents, Gertrude is preceded in death by 4 sisters, and 3 brothers, 2 grandchildren; Joshua and Patrick Crawford, and a life-long step-mother Leona Geibel Burns.
Friends received from 2-7 p.m. Sunday, September 1, 2019 at STEIGHNER FUNERAL HOME, Corner of Main and East Slippery Rock Streets, Downtown, Chicora, PA
Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday, 11 A.M. from Mater Dolorosa Catholic Church, 409 N. Main Street, Chicora, PA. officiated by Father Matt McClain.
Interment will be in Saint Mary Cemetery, Brady’s Bend, PA.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations be made to Saint Joseph Christian Mothers, c/o Saint Joseph Parish, 864 Chicora, Road, Chicora, PA 16025
Sunnyview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Sunnyview Circle
107 Sunnyview Circle
Butler, Pennsylvania 16001
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Sunnyview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
107 Sunnyview Circle, Butler PA 16001
Saint Joseph Christian Mothers
C/O Saint Joseph Catholic Church-864 Chicora Road, Chicora PA 16025