|Birth: ||Feb. 29, 1929|
|Death: ||Jun. 12, 2005|
Vigil and rosary held 7 p.m. Monday, June 13, 2005, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Windthors. A funeral mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 14, 2005, at St. Mary's Catholic Church with Father David Kraeger, Pastor, officiating.
Mr. Berend was born in Windthorst to A.J.(August Jacob)and Eva Frances Wolf Berend. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy during WWII, having served as a fireman on the U.S.S. Prairie in the Asiatic Pacific Theater. He and Angie Humpert were married July 22, 1952, in Windthorst. He was a retired dairy farmer, and honorary life member of the Knights of Columbus, and a former member of the Associated Milk Producers, Inc.
He is survived by his wife, Angie; three sons, Scott and wife Jean, of Windthorst, Billy and wife Kerry of Loving, Texas, and Brad and wife Kyla of Windthorst; four daugters, Melinda(Leon) Schneider of Windthorst, Terry(Wayne)Frerich of Castle Rock, Colo., Leann(Tom)Hoff of Windthorst, and Joni(Donnie)Long of Windthorst; three brothers, Andrew, Gus, and Adam Berend, all of Windthorst; three sisters, Elsie Hoff and Betty Humpert, both of Windthorst, and Laura Spencer of North Richland Hills, Texas; and 22 grandchildren.
Grandchildren: Ryan and Kyle Schneider, Cody,Landon and Bailey Frerich, Tracie, Trina, Trent, Trey, Tryce, and Tricca Berend, Cory and Grant Berend, Aaron, Miranda and Emily Hoff, Katy Berend, Kameron and Chris Steinberger, Braden Wolf, Randall and Lindsey Long.
August Jacob Berend (1898 - 1965)
Eva Florence Wolf Berend (1902 - 1984)
Lillian Veronica Berend Lindeman (1922 - 1988)*
William A. Berend (1929 - 2005)
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