Tessie Marie Berna, 85, of Alma died Saturday, March 3, 2018, at her home. She was born Dec. 1, 1932, in Hitchata, Okla. She was a homemaker, member of Solid Rock Tabernacle and widow of Bill Berna.
She is survived by a daughter, Brenda Riley of Alma; three sons, Rick, Terry and Brian Berna, all of Armona, Calif.; a sister, Vaneta Jones of Oregon; 12 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.
Family-hosted memorial service will be 10 a.m., Thursday at Solid Rock Tabernacle in Alma with a graveside service 11 a.m. Thursday at Newberry Cemetery in Alma under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.
Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.