1891 - 1937
Bertha Seelinger was born May 13, 1891 at Poplar Heights Farm in Summit Township, Bates County, Missouri. She was the daughter of John and Agnes Johannes Seelinger.
Despite a lifetime of illness, Bertha attended school and after graduation worked in Kansas City, Missouri for the World Book Company.
She died May 21, 1937 and is buried beside her parents at Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler, Bates County, Missouri.