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Graveside service set for Bertha Nagroski

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Chesterton resident Bertha J. Nagroski passed away Monday, Nov. 8, 2010 in Valparaiso. She was 87.

She was born Nov. 9, 1922 in Chicago to Edward and Mary Bilke, who preceded her in death. She was married to Casmer Nagroski, who survives of Minnesota.

Bertha is also survived by her daughters, Paulette Long of Valparaiso and Edie Hermanek of Plymouth, Minn.; grandchildren Ingrid Long, Erik Long, Michael Hermanek, Morgan Johnson and David Hermanek; and great grandchildren Phoebe Johnson, Hunter Long, Jase Long and Tabitha Hermanek.

She was preceded in death by her sisters, Gertrude Johnson and Frieda Nawracaj.

Bertha was an area resident since 1951. She was a homemaker and a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church.

A private graveside service will be held at Chesterton Cemetery, Chesterton. Arrangements are by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton.


Posted 11/10/2010