CAPE GIRARDEAU - Charlotte Elizabeth Bertrand Dunn left this Earth surrounded by her family on Jan. 29, 2007, at Ratliff Care Center.
Born Dec. 24, 1927, to the late Frank Bertrand and Zetta Essner Bertrand of Cape Girardeau, she was an avid supporter of the Old Town Cape Merchant's Scholarship Garden and her charity work included making and contributing baby and comfort blankets to the Pediatrics Ward of Southeast Missouri Hospital. She attended both St. Vincent's de Paul and Old St. Vincent's Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Alvin Dunn of Whitewater; one sister, Georgia Mae Haman of Cape; and one brother, William Alvin Bertrand of Cape.
She is survived by: one son, Alvin William "Bill" Dunn of Cape Girardeau; three daughters and sons-in-law, Linda and Bill Cook of Keller, Texas, Ruth and Mark Glastetter of Chaffee, Rosezetta and James D. Moyers of Cape Girardeau.
Her surviving brothers and sisters are Bob Bertrand of Harrisburg, Penn., and Frank Charles Bertrand, Harry Bertrand, John Bertrand, Lorraine Eaton, Ronnie Bertrand, and Shirley Schmidt all of Cape Girardeau. Her grandchildren include: Nathan Cook of Keller, Ryan Cook of Plano, Texas, Dustin Craig of Flowery Branch, Ga., Stacee Moyers of Whitewater, Ryan, Jeremy, Haley and Kaitlin Glastetter of Chaffee; and great-grandchildren: Nick Cook of Plano and Dusti, Austin and Dustin Jr. Craig of Flowery Branch.
Prior to passing, she received full last rites and all the blessings of the church by the Rev. David Hulshof of St. Vincent's de Paul.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. today at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Chapel with parish prayers at 7 p.m.
The funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church with the Rev. David Hulshof officiating.
Entombment will be at Cape County Memorial Park Mausoleum.
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may be made to:
The Charlotte Elizabeth Bertrand Dunn
Student Loan Fund
Checks should be made out to: Southeast Foundation,
Southeast Missouri State University
One University Plaza, MS 3700,
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701 The memo line must indicate Charlotte E.B. Dunn. For more information on the fund,
contact Jane Stacy,
director of Alumni Services