Bertie J. Ciszewski, 80, passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021, at her home surrounded by her family. One of twelve children, Bertie was born to the late Roy and Bertie May (Case) Walling on Jan 15, 1941 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma . She is survived by her daughter, Tonga (Gary) Kelley of Niles, her son Robert (Sondra) Capps of South Bend, and her two grandchildren, Michael and Amber Capps and her beloved chihuahua, Chloe. Bertie enjoyed crocheting and was an avid collector of snowman, nutcrackers and angels. Her passion was her grandchildren, she loved being a grandma. Those wishing to make a memorial donation in honor of Bertie have been asked to consider the Niles Service League of which she volunteered many hours. In accordance with Bertie’s wishes cremation has taken place and her friends and family will be remembering her privately.