Bertha M. Miketa 1916-2013

LIBERTY – Bertha M. Miketa, 97, died Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at East Liverpool Hospital.

She was born Sept. 12, 1916, in Niles, the daughter of Rex and Rita Moore Dunn.

Bertha was a member of St. Rose Church.

Survivors include five children, Ronald Miketa of Napa Valley, Calif., Richard Miketa of Liberty, Robert Miketa of Liberty, Russell Miketa of Girard and Kathy Piscitani of Calcutta; 15 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Peter Miketa; and two sisters.

A Mass of a Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Rose Church, preceded by calling hours from 10 to 10:30 a.m. at Blackstone Funeral Home. A prayer service will be held at 10:30 a.m., following calling hours.

Family will also receive relatives and friends from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Interment will be in Belmont Park Cemetery.