Mary Lou Baertschi, 61, Nevada, passed away on Monday, July 9, 2012, at her home in Nevada. She was born Jan. 17, 1951, in Nevada, to Robert Franklin Anderson and Katherine Pearl Mann Anderson. She married Charles Eugene Baertschi on Oct. 18, 1969, in Nevada, and he survives of the home.
Mary Lou was born in Nevada and lived here as a child, later moving with her parents to northern Missouri. She attended schools in Metz, Nevada, and Hale, Mo. She returned to Nevada in 1966 and graduated from Nevada High School in 1968. Mary Lou was a homemaker and loving mother. Later in life, she helped her husband in their electrical, heating, and cooling business (Charlie's Electric) in Nevada. She loved being around people and helping people. She was a very outgoing person.
In addition to her husband Charles, she is survived by one daughter, Melissa Eaton and her husband, Adam, Sheldon, Mo. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, July 13, at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, with Roger Beach officiating. Friends may call now and until the hour of service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested in her memory to the American Heart Association or the American Diabetes Association in care of Ferry Funeral Home, 301 S. Washington, Nevada.
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