Herta (Bauer) Ehrlich, 88, Russell, died Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020, at Russell Regional Hospital.


She was born April 28, 1932, in Voigtsgrun, Czechoslovakia, which was a German speaking community in Sudetenland.


She married Wilbur Ehrlich on December 11, 1953. In 1954, they moved to Russell from Germany. He preceded her in death. Over the years she worked for Virtue, J.M. McDonalds Clothing Store and Star Cleaners.


Survivors include a son, Willy Ehrlich, Hays; a daughter, Betty Funk, Russell; a sister, Erni Brandl, Blaichach, Germany; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.


A private family service and burial will be Friday in the St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Russell.


Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.


Memorials are suggested to St. John Lutheran Church or Wheatland Nursing Center Activities in care of the mortuary.