This Book of Memories memorial website is designed to be a permanent tribute paying tribute to the life and memory of Bertha Purchase. It allows family and friends a place to re-visit, interact with each other, share and enhance this tribute for future generations. We are both pleased and proud to provide the Book of Memories to the families of our community.

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Obituary for Bertha Purchase (Forsey)

Bertha   Purchase (Forsey)
Purchase, Bertha Elizabeth (Forsey)
(October 7, 1938 – March 7, 2018)
Passed peacefully away at The Glenbrook Lodge on Wednesday, March 7, 2018, at age 79. Predeceased by baby Danny, and her parents: Bert & Laura Forsey. Left with fond and loving memories her son Howard (Marjorie), and daughter Lauralyn (Mark); three precious grandchildren: Brad, Stephanie, and Alexander; brothers: Howard Forsey (Alice), and Lloyd Forsey (Margaret); and sisters: Marie Dodge, and Jane Baker (Phil). Resting at Barrett’s Funeral Home, 73 Commonwealth Avenue, Mount Pearl, on Thursday, March 8th, from 10:00am – 4:00pm. Funeral service to follow at Barrett’s Chapel at 4:30 pm. Interment to take place at The United Church Cemetery, Fortune, NL on Friday at 1:00pm. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer Society. Please visit to sign the memorial guest book.
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