Bert Welgraven

Feb. 8, 1937-Feb. 7, 2014

TYLER – Services for Bert Welgraven, 76, of Tyler will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at First English Lutheran Church in Tyler. Visitation is from 4-7 p.m. Wednesday at Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel in Tyler. Burial will be in the Holland Cemetery. Arrangements are provided by Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel in Tyler. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be given to First English Lutheran Church, Ridgeview Hospice, or Sunrise Manor Nursing Home, all in Tyler.

He died Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at Sunrise Manor Nursing Home in Tyler.

He was born on Feb. 8, 1937, to Wynand and Hendrikje (Veldhuisen) Welgraven near Chandler.

Survivors include his wife, Alvina of Tyler; children, Bruce of Fargo, N.D., Barbara Omelenik of Knoxville, Tenn., and Keith of Ruthton; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and sisters, Henrietta DeZeeuw of Pipestone and Albertha Haynes of Minneapolis.