Bertha A. Soapes
Services for 98 year old Bertha Agnes Soapes, of Staunton, were conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday January 15, 2000, at Becker and Son Funeral Home.
Burial was in Memorial Park Cemetery in Staunton.
Visitation was held from 6 p.m. to 8 pm. Friday, January 15.
Mrs. Soapes died at 9:10 a.m. Thursday, January 13, 2000, in Community Memorial Hospital in Staunton.
She was born on Tuesday, December 17, 1901, in Mt. Olive, a daughter of Paul and Martha Schrieter Scheller. She married Ralph "Cotton" Soapes on June 6, 1925 in Decatur, IL. He preceded her in death on October 10, 1980.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Ralph; four brothers Bernard, Fred, Louis and Carl Scheller.