|Birth: ||Jan. 14, 1916|
|Death: ||Jul. 14, 2006|
Garnet L. Berger, 90, formerly of Hillside Circle died Friday morning, July 14, 2006 at Twin Oaks Care Center.
Garnet was born in Ashland on January 14, 1916 to Harvey D. & Alpha Deviney Shaum and came to Mansfield as a young girl. She attended school until the tenth grade when she met and marred Eugene A. Berger. Garnet was Gene's constant companion for 69 years as they traveled the country in their Air Stream. They visited Alaska, Canada, Mexico and Belize. They were charter members of the WBCCI-Mohican Valley, Ohio Chapter. Garnet was a housewife and a member of St. Mary`s Catholic Church.
She is survived by two sons and daughter-in-law, Eugene & Debra Berger, Jr. of Mansfield, Larry J. Berger of California; 11 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren, one brother, James H. (Emma) Shaum of Mansfield; one sister, Gloria Smith of Galion; six sisters-in-law, Frances Berger of Mansfield, Frances Berger of Columbus, Katherine Berger of Florida, Helen (Thomas) Stanton of Mansfield, Mary (Richard) Kramer of Sylvania, Loretta Parr of Mansfield; two brothers-in-law, Hugh E. Berger and Lawrence (Alta) Berger of Florida.
In addition to her parents, Garnet was preceded in death by her husband Eugene Berger Sr. in 2004; one sister, Eleanor Berger; three brothers, Robert, Raymond and Bud Shaum and a daughter-in-law, Linda Berger.
Friends may call at Herlihy-Tinsman Funeral Home, 173 Park Avenue West, on Monday from 2-4 & 6-8pm where vigil prayer services will be held at 7:30pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 12:00pm Tuesday at St. Mary`s Catholic Church. Interment will be in Mansfield Catholic Cemetery.
Harvey Daniel Shaum (1892 - 1970)
Alpha Retta Denivey Shaum (1895 - 1946)
Eugene Adolph Berger (1912 - 2004)*
Garnet Lucial Shaum Berger (1916 - 2006)
Robert Eugene Shaum (1918 - 1981)*
James Harvey Shaum (1920 - 2012)*
Raymond Thomas Shaum (1922 - 1994)*
Floyd Ewin Shaum (1923 - 1992)*
Gloria Glorene Shaum Smith (1925 - 2010)*
Mansfield Catholic Cemetery
Maintained by: Melaney Friesen Shaum
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Record added: Aug 20, 2009
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