Bertha E. Mackall

EAST PALESTINE – Bertha E. Mackall, 90, of 7095 Bye Road, died at 7:10 a.m. Tuesday at Salem Regional Medical Center.

Born Dec. 29, 1923, in Beaver Falls, Pa., she was the daughter of Ludwig W. and Julianna (Frederick) Renn.

Mrs. Mackall was a homemaker and a member of Negley United Methodist Church.

Her husband, Samuel Mackall, whom she married Aug. 9, 1941, died July 12, 1999.

She is survived by two sons, Dale Mackall and Gary (Trudy) Mackall, both of East Palestine; three sisters, Julianna Crowd of South Beaver, Pa., Hattie Childs of Darlington, Pa., and Alice Tuffs of New Brighton, Pa.; seven grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by a son, Larry Mackall.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Van Dyke-Swaney-Rettig Funeral Home, with Mr. Robert Helbeck, Minister officiating. Burial will follow in Crest Haven Memorial Gardens.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial tributes may be made to the Caring Hands Food Ministry.

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