Bertha ‘Bert’ Casado

Oct. 2, 1932 - Dec. 2, 2020


Bertha “Bert” Casado, 88, of Nanty Glo, passed away peacefully Wednesday at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Portage, daughter of the late Paul and Mary (Billey) Sauger. On June 2, 1950, she married Manuel Casado Jr. He preceded her in death on July 29, 2013.

In addition to her husband, Bertha was preceded in death by a son, Ronald; a grandson, Timmy; two brothers, Fred and Pete; and a sister, Alice.

Bertha is survived by her children: Buddy (Kathy) Casado, David (Dorothy) Casado and Carol (Ed) Fockler; a daughter-in-law, Mary Ann Casado; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and a brother, George.

She retired from Joann Dress Factory in both Nanty Glo and Ebensburg in 1987, after 29 years.

Bertha was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She loved planning bus trips to the casino and playing bingo with her friends at the Jackson Township Senior Center and Nanty Glo Firehall.

She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Nanty Glo.

Due to current COVID-19 public health concerns at this time, services are private. Arrangements are by Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Nanty Glo.

Condolences may be left for the family at: www.askew-houser.com.