AGE: 84 • Brick
Bertha (Bendian) Peterson, age 84, of Brick, passed away on Saturday, September 7, 2013, at Kimball Medical Center in Lakewood. Born in Armenia, she came to the United States in 1954 settling in North Bergen, NJ then moved to Brick 46 years ago. She was a factory worker for 40 years, most recently working for DPT in Lakewood, retiring 7 years ago.
Bertha was predeceased by her husband of 40 years, George F. Peterson, in 1994. She is survived by 3 daughters Joann Berg of Browns Mills, Margaret Covert and her husband Ted of Brick, and Jane Mentesana and her husband Angelo of Manahawkin; one brother Arthur Bendian of Matawan; 7 grandchildren Robert, Zackary, Justin, Gianna, Danielle, Anthony, and Jonathan; and several nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends may call on Monday, September 9, 2013, from 2-4 & 7-9 pm at Colonial Funeral Home, 2170 Highway 88, Brick. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday at 9 am at the funeral home. Entombment will follow at Ocean County Memorial Park, Toms River. In lieu of flowers, donations in Bertha's name can be made to the
, 1 Union St, Suite 301, Robbinsville, NJ 08691 or
, Attn: Donor Services, PO Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309