August 27, 1938 - May 12, 2013
Thursday, May 16, 2013 1:00 pm Skillman, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Wednesday, May 15 from 2:00 PM-4:00 PM and 6:00 PM-8:00 PM at Skillman, McDonald & Vernon
Bertha M. Chamberlin, 74, of Mechanicsburg, passed away Sunday, May 12, 2013 in Springfield Regional Medical Center.
She was born August 27, 1938 in Lucasville, OH the daughter of James and Elizabeth (Stoll) Brown.
Bertha enjoyed farm life, tending to her garden and she loved her dogs.
She is survived by her son, Melvin Chamberlin of Mechanicsburg; daughters, Vickie and Arleen Chamberlin both of Springfield ; grandchildren, Nichol (Chris) Hoke, Michael, Eve, Jesse and Bradley (Brittny) Smith; 3 great grandchildren; brothers, Joe (Billie Jo) Brown, Buddy (Jenny) Brown, Eugene (Jenny) Brown, Jimmy (Judy) Brown and James (Becky) Brown; sisters, Rev. Diane Chamberlin, Susie Foreman and Reva (Tim) Ricketts; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Bertha is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Oris Eugene Chamberlin; son, Oris Eugene Chamberlin Jr.; brothers, Raleigh and Henry Chandler; sisters, Beatrice Saxaur, Betty Slager, Betty Brown; step-sisters, Rosie Jones and Marie Shaffer.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 in the SKILLMAN, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday in the funeral home. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Mutual.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family, in care of Melvin Chamberlin, 6900 Brigner Rd, Mechanicsburg, OH 43044. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com