December 22, 1924 - March 2, 2014 Bertha "Bertie" Chauvin Krupitzer, 89, of Sherwood Forest, CA, passed away Sunday, March 2, 2014, following a brief battle with lung cancer. She was born December 22, 1924, in St. Clair Shores, Michigan. She married James Krupitzer on June 4, 1943. They enjoyed 67 happy years before he died in 2010, in Henderson, NV. They loved dancing the jitterbug at the Moose Lodge, Elks and VFW. Bertie was a homemaker, loving mother and grandmother. Bertie was preceded in death by her husband, James, her parents, two sisters and one grandson, Steven Briggs. She is survived by her daughter, Sally Briggs and husband Sam; son, James Krupitzer and wife Lora; grandson Rob Briggs and wife Deborah; granddaughter, Kelsie Krupitzer; great granddaughter, Devin Briggs; and great grandson, Steven Briggs. Bertie will be interred at the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Boulder City with her husband. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the
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Published in the Los Angeles Times from Mar. 8 to Mar. 9, 2014