Jul. 30, 1901 Twin Valley Norman County Minnesota, USA
Nov. 16, 1991 Auburn Placer County California, USA
Esther Bergeson, 90, of Auburn, CA died there Sunday, November 16, 1991.
She was born July 30, 1901, in Home Lake Township, Twin Valley, a daughter of Gustav and Otilia Erickson. Esther graduated from Twin Valley High School, attended Normal School for teacher training and then ventured off to the prairies of North Dakota to teach in a one-room school.
In 1922 she married Elmer Gunderson. In 1940 she moved to Granite Falls, MN and married Roy Bergeson, whom she had known since childhood in Home Lake. They lived in Granite Falls until 1960 when they moved to Marin County, CA. Esther and Roy moved to Auburn in 1963.
Survivors include two sisters, Agnes Carlander, Santa Barbara, CA and Mildred LeRud, Detroit Lakes, MN; a daughter, Olive Kelly, Hampton, VA; a son, Roy, Claremont, CA; six grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.
The funeral was held November 21st in Chapel of the Hills in Auburn.
Thank you Kelly from Twin Valley, MN for providing the obituary.