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In Memory of

Alice Jeanine Berkshire

November 5, 1932 - March 6, 2017

Obituary


Alice "Jeanine" Bertram Berkshire, 84 of Columbus, died Monday morning, March 6, 2017 at 11:25 a. m. in Silver Oaks Health Campus.

Born in North Vernon, Jeanine was the daughter of Charles and Mary Louise Miller Bertram. She married Dr. Shaffer Berkshire in 1953 in North Vernon and he preceded her in death in 2005. Jeanine was a 1953 graduate of the St. Vincent School of Nursing and worked as a Registered Nurse in obstetrics medical field for many years ma St. Francis and Columbus Regional Hospital. She was a member of...

Alice "Jeanine" Bertram Berkshire, 84 of Columbus, died Monday morning, March 6, 2017 at 11:25 a. m. in Silver Oaks Health Campus.

Born in North Vernon, Jeanine was the daughter of Charles and Mary Louise Miller Bertram. She married Dr. Shaffer Berkshire in 1953 in North Vernon and he preceded her in death in 2005. Jeanine was a 1953 graduate of the St. Vincent School of Nursing and worked as a Registered Nurse in obstetrics medical field for many years ma St. Francis and Columbus Regional Hospital. She was a member of St. Bartholomew Catholic Church, Harrison Lake Garden Club, Registered Nurses Association, Psi Iota Sorority and The Sewing Club. Jeanine volunteered for Love Chapel, Columbus Regional Hospital and Our Hospice of South Central Indiana.

Jeanine is survived by her daughter and son-in-law; Linda and Dennis "Denny" Allen; her grandsons, Devin and Shane Medaris, all of Columbus; her sisters, Margie (Jim) Bott, Judy Powell, Sherry (Glen) Euler, all of Columbus and Rose Ann (George) Smith, Washington State; her sister-in-law, Roslin Saylors, Indianapolis. Preceding Jeanine in death were her parents; her husband and her daughter, Marcia Berkshire.

A memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 10:00 a. m. at St. Bartholomew Catholic Church by Father Clem Davis. There will be a gathering of family and friends one hour prior to the mass. In keeping with Jeanine's wishes, cremation is planned with private inurnment in Garland Brook Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials for Jeanine may be directed to the Jennings County or the Bartholomew County Libraries. Online condolences may be sent to Jeanine's family at www.hathaway-myers.com.