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Obituary: Katherine (Bruce) Wertheimer ’59

Katherine (Bruce) Wertheimer, age 74, passed away in Bloomington, Minn., on May 8th, 2010.

""Kit"" was the daughter of the late Dr. Philip Bruce and Marion Bruce, of Council Bluffs. She graduated from Abraham Lincoln High School in 1954; attended Antioch College in Ohio, and graduated Suma Cum Laude from Springfield College, Springfield, Mass., in 1958.

Over the years she lived in Lombard, Ill., Black Mountain, N.C., Athens, Tenn., and Burnsville, Minn.

She was a gifted stained glass artist, an ardent naturalist and a lover of bright colors.

She is survived by her husband, Tony ; her daughter, Elizabeth Johnson; her sister, Virginia Campbell; her brother, Alan Bruce; and two grandchildren, Patrick and Cassie. The funeral was held in Bloomington on May 12th. Interment will be in Council Bluffs at a later date.