Josie M. Berg, 89, died Tuesday, September 25, 2007 at Villa Maria, Fargo. She had resided there since June 26, 2007.
Josie Mildred Hammer, daughter of John and Mathilda (Ruud) Hammer, was born March 15, 1918 in rural Walcott, ND. She was a graduate of Colfax High School. She married Lyal Berg on March 10, 1941 in Fergus Falls, MN. They had five children, Ione (Bob) Wiltsey, Detroit Lakes, MN, Avis (Jacob) Sigmund, Fort Collins, CO, Allen (Debbie) Berg, Fargo, ND, Sandra (Terry) Hagen, Bemidji, MN, and Loren (Dana) Berg, Casper, WY.
Lyal passed away on May 6, 1987 while they were living in Breckenridge, MN. In 1988, Josie moved to Fargo. She enjoyed her life and the things she did until the past year when her health declined.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Lyal, , 2 sisters, Myrtle Rocker and Gertie Fiske, 1 brother, Maurice Hammer, and her son-in-law, Mark Evenson
Visitation: 5-7 p.m., Friday, September 28, 2007, Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo, ND
Prayer Service: 7 p.m., Friday, Boulger Funeral Home
Funeral: 1 p.m, Saturday, September 29, 2007, Our Saviors Lutheran Church, Colfax, ND
Burial: Colfax Cemetery, Colfax, ND
Arrangements entrusted to Boulger Funeral Home
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