Alberta Marie "Bertie" Castle, 80, of Columbus, was at home surrounded by her loving family when she went home to be with her Lord Sunday, April 7, 2013.
She was born Nov. 3, 1932, in Johnson County, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Martin and Zelda Castle.
Bertie retired from Westinghouse of Columbus after 34 years of service.
She attended the Alder Chapel United Baptist Church of West Jefferson.
She loved cooking, baking and camping.
Bertie was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt. She was loved by all and will be missed by all who knew her.
Survivors include husband, Mark, whom she married Nov. 29, 1954; three daughters, Debbie Barrett (Mike Barrett), Judy Gill (James Kauffer), and Tammy Daniels (Scott Daniels), all of Columbus; six grandchildren, Brian (Melissa) Gill, Jacin Barrett, Todd (Jennifer) Barrett, Kevin Scott Daniels, Jarrod Daniels (Katie Laird), and Janelle Daniels; 11 great-grandchildren, Bethany Wiley, Alexis, Alyna, and Alyssa Gill, Megan, Brayden, Hayden, Alivia, and Ashton Barrett, Khole and Cadence Daniels; sister, Irene Grim of Columbus; niece, Jerri (Al) Castle of West Jefferson; two sisters-in-law, Wathena Castle of West Jefferson and Ruby Castle of Columbus; numerous nieces, nephews, and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, infant, Bobbie Louise Castle, Imogene Saddler, Anna Mae DeBord; brother, Jack Castle.
Family will receive friends from 2-8 p.m. Thursday, April 11, in the RADER-McDONALD FUNERAL HOME, 1355 W. Main St., West Jefferson, where Funeral Service will be held at 12:30 p.m. Friday, April 12, 2013. Rev. Charles Smith and Rev. Calahan Blanton will be officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Cemetery, Galloway, Ohio. Special music by Marlynn Saddler.