Alberta L. Finch, 91, of Summit, NJ, passed away on January 29, 2021 surrounded by her loving family and her caring aide, Cheryl. Visiting hours at Bradley, Brough & Dangler Funeral Home, 299 Morris Ave. in Summit, will be held on Wednesday, February 3rd from 4pm to 7pm. The funeral service and interment are private.
Lovingly known as “Bert” to all. Born in Castleton, NY, the daughter of Berend and Johanetta (Klumper) Lievestro, Bert was raised in Ballston Spa, NY. She moved to Summit in 1953. Bert worked for GE and then several local Summit businesses over the years before retiring 3 years ago. She was a member of the Nifty Knitters in Chatham and the Summit PTA when her children were school age. An avid Yankee’s fan, Alberta enjoyed knitting and reading.
Bert was the beloved wife of the late H. Allyn Finch. She was the loving mother of the late James Allyn Finch, Thomas Andrew Finch and his wife Martha, Charles Alfred Finch and his wife Mary Jane, and Elizabeth Anne Platt and her husband David. She is also survived by her cherished grandchildren, Sara (Billy), Meghan, Kalyn, Thomas, Jr., Ryan (fiance Juni), Nikki (Jeff), Jamie (Kasey) and Corey (Alyssa) and 7 great grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, donations in Alberta’s memory may be made to the Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad, 1000 Summit Ave.,P.O. Box 234, Summit, NJ 07901