|Birth: ||Oct. 24, 1926|
North Dakota, USA
|Death: ||Dec. 17, 1980|
South Dakota, USA
Funeral services for Mathias Joseph Berger, formerly of this area, were held Monday December 22, at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Pierre, SD, with Father Robert L. Flannery officiating.
Berger was born October 24, 1926 in Glen Ullin, ND to Harry and Rose (Emter) Berger. He was married to Katherine Dworshak on June 23, 1952. They made their home in Mandan, ND for eight years, later mover to various places. Retiring in 1978 Berger worked for the Corp of Engineers and Bureau of Reclamation for 14 years. The Berger's have made their home in Pierre, SD since 1974.
He survived by his wife, Katherine of Pierre; mother Rose Berger of Mandan; four daughters: Mrs. Larry (Pauline) Stearns of Onida, SD; Mrs. Michael (Mary) Richards and Mrs. Thai (Loretta) Cao both of Pierre, SD; Mrs. Darwin (Rose) Henrichsen of Ft. Pierre.SD; two sons: David and Donald Berger both of Pierre, SD; six sisters: Mrs. Clemens (Anna) Fleck of Solen, ND; Mrs. Jerome (Cecilia) Geiger of Mandan, ND; Mrs. Joe (Regina) Monaco Missoula, MT; Mrs. Nick (Tillie) Schmidt of Bismarck, ND; Mrs. Richard (Helen) Stein of Mandan, ND; Mrs. Joe (Agnes) Vetter of Linton, ND; three brothers: William (Bill) and Raymond of Mandan, ND; Leonard of St. Anthony, ND and six grandchildren.
Pallbearers for Monday's services were Bill Berger, Raymond Berger, Leonard Berger, Jerome Geiger, Clemens Fleck and Joe Vetter.
Burial was at the Calvary Cemetery, Pierre, SD. The Isburg Funeral Chapel, Pierre, SD, was in charge.
Harry Berger (1898 - 1968)
Rose Marie Emter Berger (1905 - 1981)
Mathias Joseph Berger (1926 - 1980)
Ottilia Gertrude Schmidt (1934 - 2012)*
Mount Calvary Cemetery
South Dakota, USA
Plot: Section C, Lot 18, Row 3, Grave 4
Created by: Sharon (Fleck) Huettl
Record added: Jun 15, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112344072