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Verna C. Bartos Nov. 14, 1923 - Oct. 24, 2008

GLENWOOD -- Verna Carol Bartos, 84, of Glenwood passed away Friday at Park View Court in Glenwood.

A memorial service was held Sunday at All Saint's Chapel in Glenwood Retirement Village.

Arrangements were with Hoplin-Hitchcock Funeral Home in Glenwood.

She was born Nov. 14, 1923, in New Prairie Township near Cyrus to Carl and Anna (Ronnie) Hoium.

She married Frank Bartos on Jan. 12, 1943. They lived in rural Glenwood. After leaving the farm, she worked at the Alexandria and Glenwood hospitals for more than 20 years as a housekeeper.

She is survived by her six children: Joyce (and Jerome) Guenther, Tony (and Vicki) Bartos, Ruby Sabolik, Jane Tomsche, Darrell (and Nancy) Bartos and Deborah Bartos; 17 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.