The Enterprise, White Salmon, WA., July 19, 1929, page 1
Albert Bertschi, Glenwood pioneer, died at the age of 73 at his home in Glenwood Saturday. He first settled in the Panakanic district, then operated a store in Glenwood. His wife died two years ago. He leaves three sons and two daughters. Funeral services were held in Glenwood Sunday.
The Goldendale Sentinel, Goldendale, WA., July 18, 1929, page 6
The funeral of Albert Bertschi was held Sunday at the
church, services were conducted by Rev. Good, of Trout Lake. He was laid
to rest in the Mt. Adams cemetery, the Masonic burial service being used
at the cemetery. Mr. Bertschi passed away on July 13, 1929, at the age of
72 years, 9 months and 4 days. He has not been well since his wife passed
away in May, 1925. He suffered a stroke about a month ago and never regained
his health. He has lived here the greater part of his life. He was married
to Miss Ella Cole, a Glenwood girl, and his children, six in all, were born
here. He was well and favorably known. As an early pioneer he always took
an active part in community affairs. He leaves to mourn his loss six children
and twelve grandchildren. The children are as follows: Albert P. Bertschi
and Mrs. Tressa Feller, Glenwood; Ike Bertschi, Mrs. Ada Gardner and Mrs.
Mable Vernon, San Jose, Calif., and Dave Bertschi, Portland. The many friends
of the family extend their heartfelt sympathy to the bereaved family.
The Oregonian, Portland, OR., July 21, 1929, page 25
CENTERVILLE, Wash., July 20. – (Special) – Funeral services were held this week for Albert Bertschi, 72, who died at his home at Glenwood, Wash., July 13. He lived all his life in the vicinity of Glenwood. He married Miss Della Cole of Glenwood. Mr. Bertschi leaves six children and 12 grandchildren. The children are: Albert P. Bertschi and Mrs. Tressa Feller, Glenwood, Wash.; Mike Bertschi, Mrs. Ada Gardner and Mrs. Mabel Vernon, San Jose, Cal., and Dave Bertschi, Portland. He was buried in the Mount Adams cemetery. The Masonic burial service was used at the cemetery, conducted by Rev. Mr. Good of Trout Lake, Wash.
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