Bernice Hetherwick, born Oct. 27, 1927, passed away peacefully Dec. 13, 2012.
Bernice is survived by her loving husband Jim Hetherwick, daughter Alice (Les) Mauch, sons Troy (Susan) and Mark Hetherwick. Her sons Bob (Ilona) and Kelly Hetherwick preceded her in death.
Bernice will be greatly missed by her 12 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews, and friends. Bernice was an avid lover of the outdoors. She enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and cooking in the great outdoors with her husband and family by her side.
A celebration of Bernice's life will be at noon Saturday at the VFW
Hall, 508 S. Main St., Alturas, Calif.
In lieu of flowers the family requests any donations be made to the Alturas Volunteer Fire Department.