Bertha Irene Boughton, 93, of Warren, PA., a resident of the

Warren Manor Nursing Home died there Thursday afternoon,

November 26, 2015 after an extended illness. She was born

October 1, 1922 in Falconer, N.Y. Bertha was the daughter of

Charles Virgil and Gaynell Irene Drace Birchard. She was a

longtime resident of Weldbank and was employed with the

former New Process Company for many years. Bertha was a

member of the Warren Congregation of the Kingdom Hall of

Jehovah’s Witnesses.

Bertha is survived by 6 children – Bettie Bailey and husband,

James W., of Warren, PA., Joan Blum and husband, William of

Starbrick, PA., Marian Edmiston, Linda Belcher and husband,

Richard E., all of Sheffield, PA., Virgil L. Boughton and wife,

Sally, James L. Boughton and wife, Mary Kay all of Warren, PA.,

1 Sister – Helen Nelson of Tidioute, PA., 2 Half-Brothers – Lyman

H. Morrison of Lansing, MI., Robert L. Morrison and wife, Sandy

of Tidioute, PA., 2 Half-Sisters – Mary Croker of Pittsfield, PA.,

Mabel E. Brown of Youngsville, PA., 14 Grandchildren, 25 Great

Grandchildren, several Great Grandchildren, nieces and


In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her

husband of 60 years, Harry L. Boughton whom she married

November 1, 1937 in Russell, PA., infant son, Harry L. Boughton,

Jr., in 1945, 1 Granddaughter – Sharon Bailey, 2 Sisters– Lillian

Turner, Shirley McKay, 1 Brother – William F. Birchard,

Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304

East Street, Warren, PA., on Tuesday, December 1, 2015

from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M. A memorial service will be conducted

Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 3:00 P.M. at Kingdom Hall of

Jehovah’s Witnesses, 201 Pleasant Drive, Warren, PA., with her

son, James L. Boughton, Elder, presiding. Interment will be in

Warren County Memorial Park. Those wishing to place

memorials may do so through the Warren Congregation of

Jehovah’s Witnesses, 201 Pleasant Drive, Warren, PA., 16365.

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