Bertha Mae Elder Domer

Birth Date: 
Sunday, October 29, 1939
Date of Passing: 
Wednesday, May 13, 2020

WOOSTER – Bertha Mae Elder Domer, 80, of Wooster passed away on Wednesday, May 13, 2020.

She was born October 29, 1939 in Elbert, West Virginia the daughter of William Jr. and Minnie C. Trivett Owens.  She married Kenneth D. Domer on December 30, 1997.  He preceded her in death on February 16, 2020.

Bertha was a 1958 graduate of Waynedale High School and retired from K-Mart.  She was a member of the Parkview Church of Christ in Wooster, the Wooster Eagles and the Women of the Word Bible Study Group of Shreve.

Surviving are her children Kevin Eugene Elder of Wooster and Karla Sue Elder Koerner of South Carolina; step-children Darrell (Helen) Domer of Dalton and Shirley Domer of Columbus; grandchildren Josh Hale of South Carolina, Mallory, Jason and Clark Elder of Doylestown; step-grandchildren Carrie and Dylan Domer of Dalton; siblings William Owens of Lake Placide, Florida, Shirley Painter of Wooster and Faye (Richard) Vaughn of N. Ridgeville amd a sister-in-law Frankie Owens of Auburn Washington.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, a grandson Chris Hale and siblings Charles Owens and Irene Vestal.

Private family services will be held.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.

Online condolences may be left for the family at


Private family services will be held


Kevin and Karla, My heart aches for you both. Please know I am thinking of you and your families. Prayers for God's comfort.
Love, Paula

My heart goes out to all of you May God comfort and keep you in this time of sorrow.

I am so sorry Faye, Kevin and Karla. I loved Aunt Bert

My deepest sympathy to Bert’s family. Have known her since high school. Many fond memories with Bert & Margie. .RIP Bert !!

My deepest condolences. I have fond memories of your mother and the times we shared as children . May peace be with you in this difficult time.

We are so sorry for the loss your family is going through. We lose a piece of ourselves when our loved ones pass on.
Our hearts are with the family.
Kevin, I love ya like my own brother and hope you and yours can find some peace.
Chris and Pam

My deepest sympathies to Bert’s family. She and I worked together for many years. I loved working with her. She and Kenny continued to come into Kmart to visit and always made a point to come to the employee lounge to see everyone. Such a sweet person. I’m so sorry for your loss.

My deep sympathies to Bert’s family! I can remember All the memories we had @ KMart working together! Kenny and Bert Will Be Sadly Missed! RIP Bert Rest In Peace! God Bless your Family

Karla and Kevin So sorry for your loss But she is not in pain anymore Prayers for you and your families Love you all

Sorry to hear of our cousin Passing. Our love and prayers are with the family during difficult time. God bless you. Would love to hear from some of the family.

Kevin and Karla, I'm so sorry for the loss of your mother. You are in my thoughts and prayers. I love you both. Your cousin, Mary.

Kevin & Karla, Your mom and I were very close when you,Malyssa & Billy were little. We all lived in Wooster and our families spent a lot of time together. Lots of good memories. She'll be missed. I'm sorry we can't be there but you are in our thoughts. I'd love to hear from you, please feel free to get in touch any time.

So sorry for your loss. I worked with Bert at Kmart and she was such a kind co worker and friend. My thoughts and prayers with the family.

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