January 2, 1935 - May 30, 2021
Private Graveside Service at Pine Hill Cemetery
Mary Ellen (Hession) Bertschmann passed away peacefully at her home of 50 years in Sherborn, Massachusetts on Sunday, May 30, 2021. She has been surrounded by her loving husband, three sons, three daughters-in-law, and ten grandchildren. Mary was a loving, caring, and dedicated wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. She was known for her sense of humor, her love of life, and enjoying happy hour by a warm fire. Some of her favorite times were spent with family in their house on Cape Cod and on casino vacations in the Bahamas. Mary was also a passionate sports mom and an amazing artist. Her paintings have been seen on exhibit and lovingly adorn the walls of her and her families’ homes.
Mary is survived by her husband Peter of Sherborn, MA; her son Christopher and his wife, Jean of Hopkinton, MA and their daughters, Samantha (Boston, MA), Madeline (New York, NY), Sarah (Brighton, MA), and Molly (Hopkinton, MA); her son, Gregory and his wife, Kathryn of Scituate, MA and their children, Kelly Chamblin and husband, William (Dover, MA), Kevin (Norwell, MA), Kristan (New York, NY), and Holly (Boston, MA); and her son, Timothy and his wife, Ashley of Walpole, MA and their children, Lilly (Walpole, MA) and Jack (Walpole, MA).
A private graveside service will take place with family at Pine Hill Cemetery in Sherborn. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sherborn Fire Department 22 North Main St. Sherborn MA. 01770 Arrangements are under the care of the Chesmore Funeral Home of Holliston.