Bertha Montrose, 97, of North Huntingdon, passed away Monday, April 12, 2021 at her home. She was born July 27, 1923 in McKeesport, daughter of the late Thomas and Angelina Grdanski. Bertha enjoyed listing to Polka music and sitting on her front porch watching all the wildlife in her yard.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Murray Montrose Sr.; brother, William Grdanski; and son-in-law, Kevin Shea.
She is survived by her sons, Murray Montrose Jr. and his wife, Susan, Rodney Montrose; daughters, Audrey Blazwich and her husband, Leslie, Patty Shea; brother, George Brletic; sisters, Helen Vallelunga, Bernice Marker, Charlotte Valeco; six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Services are private. Arrangements made by the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com
Originally published April 13, 2021.