Bertha Theresa (Pangerl) Whiting, 93, died May 30, 2019, at Viewcrest Health Center in Duluth. She was born June 25, 1925, to Mary and Henry Pangerl in Royalton Township, Minnesota. Bertha married Vern Whiting on Aug. 28, 1948.
She was preceded in death by her mother and father, husband, Vern, son Charles Whiting, sister, Delores Downing, brothers, Leonard Pangerl and Henry Pangerl, Emanuel Pangerl.
Bertha is survived by her daughters, Margaret Weber and Becky (Allen) Koivisto, son Arnie (Cindy) Whiting; grandchildren Barbara Westerberg, James (Tina) Weber, Joseph (Brianne) Weber, Alexander (Jami) Koivisto, Anna (Will) Peterson, Peter (Meghann) Whiting and Sarah Whiting; great-grandchildren Bethany and Meghan Westerberg, Allison, Abigail and Gwendolyn Weber, Lochlan Weber, Chase, Kairi Jo and Perrin Koivisto, Nora and Owen Peterson, Aidan, Hope and Charlie Whiting; sisters Barbara Goor and Amelia Wanous; many cousins, nieces and nephews.
A funeral mass will be held July 13, 2019, at 11 a.m., with a Rosary prayer at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church. A celebration of Bertha’s life to follow at Becky and Al Koivisto’s home.
Arrangements entrusted to Cremation Society of Minnesota, Duluth.