May 6, 1936 – June 26, 2018
Bertha (nee Steigel) Kinney, wife of the late Bill Kinney, peacefully passed away in her sleep at the Saskatoon Convalescent Home at the age of 82. She was born in Medicine Hat and grew up on a farm near Richmound, SK. Bertha worked as a telephone operator in the Brock area, married Bill Kinney, a CNR crew foreman, and lived in various towns including Brock, Rosetown, Dinsmore, Lucky Lake and eventually Saskatoon after her husband’s passing in 1986. She is survived by her loving son, Bernard Steigel of Saskatoon, sister Christine Pocsik of Medicine Hat, as well as her sisters-in-law Sonja (Harold) Briggs, Yvonne (Russ) Denisik, brothers-in-law Edward Kinney, Richard (Georgina) Kinney, Brian (Lorraine) Kinney, Gordon Kinney, Dale (Terry) Kinney, as well as numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Bertha was a devoted cat lover and a gentle heart who will be greatly missed. A Celebration of Bertha’s Life will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at Fairhaven Bible Chapel (3503 Fairlight Dr.) in Saskatoon. Arrangements in care of John Schachtel – Mourning Glory Funeral Services (306) 978-5200.