OERTLI, Bernice

Posted: June 10th, 2022


BERNICE ELIZABETH OERTLI (née Selby), beloved wife of Rolf Oertli, of nearly 60 years, passed away peacefully at the Chinook Regional Hospital with her family by her side, on Saturday, June 4, 2022 at the age of 77 years.

Besides her loving husband Rolf, Bernice is survived by her son, Roger (Lonnie) Oertli and daughter, Paula (Tracy) Walbauer, and two grandchildren, Taylor Walbauer and Megan Walbauer. Bernice was the youngest of five children, and is survived by her sister Viola Connors and brother Bryan Selby as well as many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her two oldest sisters, Mary Rose Berringer and Mildred West.

A Celebration of Bernice’s Life will be held at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME, 2825 – 32 Street South, Lethbridge, AB, on Saturday, June 18, 2022 at 3:00 P.M. The service will be livestreamed and may be accessed via Bernice’s obituary on the Cornerstone website.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Bernice to Arthritis Society (arthritis.ca)


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  1. Marilyn & Tom Yacishyn says:

    Our heartfelt sympathy in Bernice’s passing. So sorry for your loss. She was a beautiful and kind person to have met. All our love, Marilyn and Tom.

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