Theodore W. ‘Ted’ Wertz

Theodore W. “Ted” Wertz, 58, Manns Choice, died Tuesday at Windber Hospice. He was born in Bedford, son of Glenn A. Wertz and the late Mary Ann (Axmacher) Wertz. Surviving are a daughter, Deni Ackeridge of West Palm Beach, Fla.; two grandsons; two sisters: Christina Garnes of Chambersburg and Diana Dick of Martinsburg; his father and stepmother, Jane M. Wertz, of Manns Choice; and a stepsister, Brenda Alford of Tupper Lake, N.Y. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. today, Sept. 6, 2013, in the chapel at Timothy A. Berkebile Funeral Home, Bedford, the Rev. Doug Friant officiating. Burial will be at Bedford Cemetery.