Eva Bratsch, 1921-2019

Published 1:00 am Saturday, August 3, 2019

Eva May Bratsch died Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at St. John’s Lutheran Community.

Eva Bratsch

Eva was born June 6, 1921, in Lake Crystal to Henry and Ina (Bowen) Ott. She grew up and attended school in Wells.

On June 4, 1938, Eva was united in marriage to Denver Bratsch in Northwood, and together they had six children. She was a member at Assembly of God in Wells, the Woman’s Missionary Council, Morning Coffee Club and Senior Saints. Some of Eva’s hobbies included crocheting, cooking and reading the Bible. She enjoyed family lunches, watching Christian television and sharing a conversation with anyone.

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Eva is survived by her children Gloria (Neil) Thompson, Joyce (Dale) Willner, Ronald Bratsch, Dianna O’Rourke, Wayne (Sharon) Bratsch and Jean Miller; 15 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; and brother, Hank Ott.

Eva was preceded in death by her husband, Denver Bratsch; parents Henry and Ina Ott; brothers Elmer Ott, Gordon Ott and Glen Ott; and two sisters in infancy.

A private family service will take place at a later date.

Online condolences are welcome at www.bayviewfuneral.com.