Edward Bertsch

Edward Bertsch, 81, of Marina Point Place, who retired as the owner of an electrical supply company, died Monday at Grand Oaks Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Mr. Bertsch, who served in the Merchant Marine, was born in Devil's Lake, N.D. He moved here in 1980 from Fort Lee, N.J. He was a member of St. Eliza­beth Ann Seton Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus, Palm Coast Italian American Club and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.

Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Ida; a son, Edward Jr., Edgewater, N.J.; a daughter, Katherine Tanis, North Haledon, N.J.; a brother, Larry, Sun City, Ariz.; two sisters, Lena Wistler, California, and Vernice Axtmann, North Dakota; and five grandchildren.

Craig, Flagler Beach, is in charge.

Palm Coast, Florida
Saturday, September 6, 2003