Catherine Bertges

Obituary of Catherine A. Bertges

Catherine A. Bertges, 82, of Freehold passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, February 22, 2023.  Catherine was born and raised in Queens.  She had lived in Ozone Park before retiring to Louisville, KY.  Catherine returned to the East Coast to live with her daughter in 2022.  She had a love for animals and enjoyed  time at the beach, watching game shows, yet nothing meant more to her than being a Grandma.

Catherine was predeceased by her husband, George and a brother, Theodore Rossback.  She is survived by her children, Kathleen Klein, George Bertges, Karen Mannuzza and her husband, Carlo, and Theodore Bertges; nine grandchildren; and many great grandchildren.

All arrangements are private under the direction of Clayton & McGirr Funeral Home, 100 Elton-Adelphia Road, Freehold Township, NJ. For those who desire, memorial contributions can be made to the Monmouth County SPCA, 260 Wall Street, Eatontown, NJ 07724.  For information or condolence messages to the family, visit

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