Glenda Marie Beratlis
Nov. 22, 1933-Dec. 14, 2020
Glenda Marie Beratlis passed away peacefully at her home in Pleasanton, CA on Monday, December 14th with her family at her side. Glenda was born on November 22, 1933 to Leonard and Lorena Mills (McReynolds) in Chickasha, Oklahoma. From there the family moved to Texas. In the 1940's the family came out to California for a vacation to visit family that lived in the town of Sunol. Glenda's father liked the area so much he ended up buying a house in Sunol and they never returned back to Texas. Glenda went to Sunol Glen Elementary School and then graduated from Amador Valley High School in Pleasanton, in 1951. Glenda worked at the Lawrence Livermore Lab for a few years until she met her husband Chris Beratlis through mutual friends. They got married in 1965. They worked together in the family business in Pleasanton. They had two sons, Christopher and David and lived in Pleasanton for over 50 years. Glenda enjoyed sewing, lunch with her friends, and helping to care for the sheep on their ranch in Pleasanton. Her greatest joy was being a mother and grandmother. Glenda was preceded in death by her husband Chris and her youngest son David, as well as her brother, Don. Glenda is survived by her son, Christopher, daughter-in-law, Erika and her two grandchildren, Jayme and Jared. She is also survived by her brother, Randy Mills and sister-in-law, Sarah Mills of Sunol and her sister-in-law Dorothy Mills of Arizona. She also leaves behind many cousins and nieces and nephews. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Visitation will be between 2-6pm Monday, December 21, at Graham-Hitch Mortuary, 4167 First St., Pleasanton. Burial will be at the Pleasanton Pioneer Cemetery, 5780 Sunol Blvd, Pleasanton at 11am on December 22.