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Mildred Augusta Porter Berg
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Birth: May 25, 1913
Geff
Wayne County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 4, 1947
Mount Vernon
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA

Wayne County Press
November 20, 1947

SKETCH OF MRS. BERG
Mildred Augusta, daughter of Carl and Ada Porter, was born, near Geff, on May 25th, 1913, and spent her entire life in the community of her birth.
After completing the elementary and high schools, she graduated from a Springfield school of beauty culture. She was employed as a beauty operator until her marriage to Wilbur Berg on September 5th, 1938. To this union one son, Jerry, was born.
On November 4th she gave birth to a stillborn baby. She passed away that afternoon in a Mt. Vernon hospital. Her age was 34 years, 5 months, and 10 days.
She was converted to the Christian faith in girlhood and united with the Jeffersonville Christian church to which she gave of her service and support for the remainder of her life. She was also a member of the Win-A-Couple Sunday School class.
She was preceded in death by one brother, Loren, seven years of age.
Surviving are her husband and one son, Jerry, age 7, her parents, three grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Porter and Mrs. Grace Brown.
Funeral services were conducted from the Jeffersonville Christian church on Friday afternoon by Elder W. C. Cable. Interment was in the Bestow cemetery.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Wilbur A. Berg (1910 - 1991)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Son Berg (1947 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bestow Cemetery
Geff
Wayne County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Judith Norman
Record added: Jul 31, 2010
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Mildred Augusta <i>Porter</i> Berg
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