COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Burdette "Bert" Hesterwerth, 89, died Oct. 2, 2001, in Colorado Springs, Colo.
He was born Sept. 20, 1912, in Red Willow County to John and Philemona (Schmitz) Hesterwerth. He attended school in McCook and graduated from McCook High School in 1931.
On Aug. 14, 1938, he married Roberta Winters of Bartley.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Francis, John and Bernard; three sisters, Loretta, Helen and Marie Thompson.
Survivors include his wife, Roberta; two sons, Larry B. Hesterwerth and Michael A. Hesterwerth; one daughter, Jonne Johnstone; and six grandchildren.
Services were at Pauline Chapel with burial at Evergreen Cemetery.
Evergreen Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.