Bertha Leverne Wrisinger, 73, of Excelsior Springs, formerly of Richmond and Macon, passed away Monday June 30, 2008, at Liberty Hospital.
Bertha was born Oct. 19, 1934 in Rayville, the daughter of Earl and Frances (Martin) Payne. She married William Raymond Fairchild May 13, 1955 in Richmond; he preceded her in death April 29, 1974. She married Roy Delbert Wrisinger Nov. 29, 1975 in Richmond; he preceded her in death Jan. 2, 1993.
Survivors include: two sons and daughters-in-law, Raymond Fairchild and his wife, Deborah, Douglas Fairchild and his wife, Kathy; one daughter and son-in-law, Cindy Bonuchi and her husband, Donnie; step-children, Ronald Wrisinger, Rick Wrisinger, Nancy Black and Bonnie Rheuter; four grandchildren; several step-grandchildren; one sister, Nora Helt; one brother George Payne; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husbands and her parents, a step-son, Gayle Wrisinger, preceded her in death.
Visitation will be held from 9 to 10 a.m., Saturday, July 5 at the Polley Funeral Home in Richmond. Funeral services will immediately follow the visitation at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Richmond Memory Gardens in Richmond.
Arrangements are under the direction of Polley Funeral Home in Richmond. Online condolences may be left at www.polleyfuneralhome.com.