Latest News

Silver Alert Issued for Missing Indiana Teen Hoosier Uplands Head Start Program Accepting Applications for 2023-2024 School Year Perry County Nurses Awarded Over $60K in Back Wages Applications Open for the Newly Established Creative Teacher Cohort Local Childcare, Workforce Issues Studied by Dubois Strong and Partners

Bertha M. Buechlein, age 96 of Jasper, Indiana, passed away at 4:40 p.m. on Friday (August 12, 2016) at the Waters of Huntingburg.

Bertha BuechleinBertha was born in St. Anthony, Indiana on May 22, 1920 to Adam and Rosina (Voegerl) Englert. She married Urban Buechlein on August 19, 1941 in St. Anthony Catholic Church. He preceded her in death on December 31, 1975.

She was a homemaker, a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Jasper and their St. Ann’s Society.

She enjoyed spending time with friends and family.

Two Daughters;
Carol Maxey, Huntingburg, IN
Darlene Cunningham, Petersburg, IN
Two Sons;
Ron O. Buechlein and wife Mag, Jasper, IN
Jim A. Buechlein and wife Judy, Jasper, IN
Eight Grandchildren;
18 Great-Grandchildren
4 Great-Great Grandchildren

Preceding her in death beside her husband was one son, Dennis G. Buechlein; one son-in-law – Daryl Maxey; one great-grandchild – Hadley Buechlein; sisters – Mary Kunkler, Elizabeth Braunecker, and Regina Brown; brothers – Edwin, Eugene “Ike”, and Oscar Englert; and one brother Joseph Englert who died in infancy.

Funeral services for Bertha Buechlein will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday (August 18, 2016) at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Jasper, with burial to follow in Fairview Cemetery in Jasper.

Friends may call from 2:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday (August 17, 2016) at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper, IN. The St. Joseph St. Ann’s Society will pray the rosary at 1:45 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church, or to a favorite charity.

Condolences may be made at