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WESTERVILLE: A funeral service for Beatrice "Ginny" Burtenshaw, age 87, of Westerville, formerly of Newark will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 15, at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 67 North Fifth Street, Newark with the Rev. William J. Rauch officiating. Burial will follow in Newark Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Burtenshaw passed away December 7, 2012 at Mt. Carmel St. Ann's Hospital. She was born November 7, 1925 in Spokane, Washington to the late Henry and Henrietta (Uhrich) Miller.
Ginny, a parishioner of St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, was a graduate of the University of Washington, Seattle with a Degree in Economics and Business. She retired from The Ohio State University Newark Campus after twenty five years of dedicated service. She enjoyed music and loved life.
She is survived by her daughter, Sandy (Jamie) Nicholson of Westerville; son, Barry (Martha) Burtenshaw of Centerville, Ohio; and six grandchildren and one great-grandson.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, O.L. "Burt" Burtenshaw on May 11, 1989, and one brother.
No calling hours will be observed.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church.
The Newark Chapel of Henderson-Van Atta-Stickle Funeral & Cremation Service is assisting the family with arrangements.
Please visit www.hendersonvanatta.com to view a memorial and to leave a message of condolence for the Burtenshaw family.
Published in the Advocate on Dec. 9, 2012