Bertha A. Malone, 67, of Sharpsburg, MD, passed away on March 7, 2023.
She was the loving wife to Kenneth Malone.
Born on July 15, 1955 in Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Arthur Henry, Sr. and Audrey Schrayer.
Along with her husband, Bertha is survived by her children; Kevin Ricketts, wife, Emily, Kyle Ricketts, step-son; Kenny Malone, one sister; Pat Shaffer, two brothers; Michael Schrayer, Arthur Henry Schrayer Jr., 6 grandchildren; Sean, Joshua, Spencer, Samuel, Audrianna and Olivia.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one daughter; Cynthia Ricketts and one sister; Linda Beamer.
The family will be receiving friends on Friday, March 10th from 10:00 AM – 12 Noon at Hilton Funeral Home, 22111 Beallsville Road, Barnesville, MD. A graveside service will follow at Monocacy Cemetery, 19801 W. Hunter Road, Beallsville, MD.
Friday, March 10, 2023
10:00 AM - 12 Noon (Eastern Standard)
Hilton Funeral Home
22111 Beallsville Road
Friday, March 10, 2023
Following the Visitation
19801 W. Hunter Road
We encourage you to share your most beloved memories or offer words of sympathy
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From: Valaree Dickerson
So very sorry to miss her services. We were out of town. Bertha you always put a smile on my face! I loved our many years of coffee and cigarettes at Elsie’s house in between bus runs! We had a special bond, always saw things the same way. You were such a great Mom and Grandma! Life isn’t perfect and times were hard! Always loved our friendship!
From: Claire Cochran
We are so sorry for your loss! I really enjoyed talking to Bertha about succulents. She loved telling me about the boys and KP. I am sorry we did not get to know you all better before we moved. We are thinking about you all!
From: Kelly Tetlow
My deepest sympathy to the family and friends. Bertha may your kind heart rest in peace
From: Penny McCracken
Bertha you will truly be missed. I've known you all my life. You've always been a good friend. Fly high and sing loud. Till we meet again.
From: The Hilton Family
Our deepest condolences to your family.
From: Michaelann Day
To Bertha’s family, I’m sorry for your loss. May God comfort you in this time of sorrow. Bertha is a gem and I’m not sure which one because she showed so many of them, but one I am sure of is the diamond and boy did she shine. Her smile, her laughter but most of all her love. Now she is with God and he has made her gold wings which she deserves. Keep watching over all of us. Fly high. You may be gone but you will never be forgotten. I will always love you!!
From: Mel Seabolt Jr
Bertha you will be missed you had a heart of gold and always had kind words for everyone condolences to the family keeping you in my thoughts and prayers
From: Randolph Halphen
Going to miss your smiling face!! Thank you for all your help when I first started driving for MCPS. My the Lord keep you in His ever loving arms.
From: James & Carla Seabolt
Deepest sympathy and condolences to the family, keeping you in thought and prayer.