WINTHROP - Bertha M. Cruse, 89, of Winthrop, died Saturday, July 27, 2013, at the Augustana Emerald Crest in Victoria, Minn.
Memorial Service will be 2 p.m., Saturday, August 24, at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Winthrop with burial in the Winthrop Cemetery. Arrangements are with the Dalin-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Winthrop.
Gathering of Family and Friends will be from 12 p.m. until the time of the service at the church.
Memorials preferred to the Alzheimer's Association.
Bertha Marie (Carlson) Cruse was born on Jan. 13, 1924, in Cogswell, N.D., to Arthur and Martha (Dyste) Carlson.
She is survived by her children, Kathleen M. Wehking of Hector, Larry Cruse of Carver, and Robert Cruse of Hastings; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; siblings, Arthur Carlson of Waseca, twin sister, Bernice Branstiter, and sister, Hannah Nord.