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Bertha Finnestad Bergeson
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Birth: Aug. 19, 1885
Badger
Webster County
Iowa, USA
Death: Mar. 19, 1941
Iowa, USA

Bertha died in a car accident near Independence Iowa.
The car had skidded on ice, crashed through a bridge abutment, and slid 50 feet on the icy creek bed, a point four miles south of Independence early Wednesday morning.
Also killed in the accident were Bertha's son Henry, and her daughter in law Mrs Russel Bergeson.
Bertha is burried at North Cemetery in St. John's Lutheran, DePue Iowa 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Lars M Finnestad (1864 - 1953)
  Dorothea Sophie Jacobson Finnestad (1867 - 1947)
 
 Spouse:
  Edward S Bergeson (1883 - 1946)*
 
 Children:
  Evelyn Blanche Bergeson Norland (1908 - 2003)*
  Leonard D. Bergeson (1910 - 1974)*
  Curtis Theodore Bergeson (1912 - 1998)*
  Henry S Bergeson (1914 - 1941)*
  Russell L. Bergeson (1916 - 1983)*
  Gladys Mae Bergason Johannesen (1917 - 1992)*
  Bernice Edna Bergeson Clausen (1919 - 2002)*
  Donald W Bergeson (1922 - 1961)*
  Truman E Bergeson (1927 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Bertha Finnestad Bergeson (1885 - 1941)
  Lula Finnestad Knutson (1888 - 1986)*
  Lula Finnestad Knutson (1888 - 1986)*
  Morris Finnestad (1890 - 1968)**
  John Finnestad (1893 - 1973)*
  Aleda Finnestad Lefeure (1896 - 1982)*
  Duella Finnestad Cody (1898 - 1985)**
  Lloyd Finnestad (1900 - 1980)**
  Norman A Finnestad (1902 - 1995)**
  Amos Finnestad (1906 - 1992)**
  Blanche Finnestad (1908 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: Wife of Edward S Bergeson. Father link provided by Bethalene #47629116.
 
Burial:
Saint Johns Lutheran Cemetery
Cylinder
Palo Alto County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: Penny Holling
Originally Created by: J Ryan
Record added: Oct 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42593192
Bertha <i>Finnestad</i> Bergeson
Added by: Penny Holling
 
Bertha <i>Finnestad</i> Bergeson
Added by: Penny Holling
 
Bertha <i>Finnestad</i> Bergeson
Added by: Penny Holling
 
 
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