Bertha Mae Strakes, 90, beloved wife of Jim, passed away on June 23, 2017 in Mesa, Arizona. Bertha was born in Bridgeport, Texas. She was a graduate of Mt. Antonio College of Nursing in Walnut, California.
Bertha leaves behind her husband of 61 years, James Louis Strakes; her sister-in-law, Jean Strakes; her nephew Louis Strakes, Jr.; her grand-nephew, John Louis Strakes Lopez; her niece, Terry Strakes Lopez, all of Seaford Delaware and her niece, Melody Strakes of Oceanview, New Jersey.
Memorial services will be held on Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 3:00 PM at Mountain View Memorial Gardens, 7900 East Main Street, Mesa, Arizona, 85207.
Donations, in lieu of flowers, may be made to St. Jude’s Hospital for Children, Memphis, Tennessee or Best Friends Animal, Kanab, Utah.