Bertha Anna Erickson, 98, of Festus entered into eternal rest October 11, 2016 at Crystal Oaks Nursing Center, Festus. She was a homemaker, enjoyed trout fishing, baking and church activities. Born December 31, 1917 in Finlayson, Minnesota, to the late Joseph and Mary (Schmidt) Schilling.
Survived by her loving family which include son: Spencer (Janet) Sorenson of Arnold, MO; daughter: Marilyn L. Schuyler of Port Orange, FL. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by brothers; Carl Schilling, Joseph Schilling, William "Billy" Schilling, Irvin Schilling and a sister, Louise Tupy.