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Alberta V. Wertz

Jul 20, 2010

Alberta V. Wertz, 90, formerly of Montgomery, passed away on Monday, July 12, 2010 in the Williamsport Home. Born in Picture Rocks, Lycoming County, PA, on Friday, October 10, 1919, she was the daughter of the late Alvin and Mary (George) Clark.

Alberta was the widow of James R. Wertz who preceded her in death on February 24, 2002.

She was employed as a weaver by the former Montgomery Mills.

Alberta was a member of the Clinton Baptist Church at Montgomery. She enjoyed cross stitching, quilting, bowling, music, especially singing, camping and square dancing.

She is survived by four sons and four daughters-in-law, Richard and Gloria Wertz, Sunbury, PA; Dale and Barbara Wertz, S. Williamsport, PA; Sam and Ruth Wertz, Allenwood, PA; Timothy and Cathy Wertz, Hughesville, PA; two sisters and one brother-in-law, Bernice “Toot” Bartlow, Clarkstown, PA; Mary Emma and Donald Sones, Clarkstown, PA. Alberta is also survived by 15 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and 8 great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by two daughters, Laura Wertz and Margaret Snyder and by one son, James Wertz.

Funeral services will be conducted from the Galen R. Betzer Funeral Service, 108 North Main Street, Muncy at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, July 15, 2010 with Rev. Larry A. LeFeber, her pastor, officiating. Interment will be in the Green Lawn Memorial Park. Friends may call on Wednesday from 7:00 – 9:00 P.M. at the funeral home. The family will provide the flowers. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the The Williamsport Home, 1900 Ravine Road, Williamsport, PA 17701. Please visit www.betzerfuneral.com to sign the guest book or send an e-condolence.