Obituary for my grand Aunt, Lorraine Berg, published in The Times, Valparaiso, Indiana on August 5, 2003.
Obituary for Lorraine Berg
Lorraine A. Berg Valparaiso Lorraine A Berg, age 72, of Valparaiso, passed away Saturday, August 2, 2003. A lifetime area resident, she was born June 21, 1931 in Gary to Lyal N. and Agnes (Barkley) Cole. She graduated from Morgan Township High School and received her diploma in nursing from Gary Methodist Hospital. Lorraine worked at Porter Memorial Hospital for 43 years, retiring in 1995 as a nursing supervisor. She was a member of Heritage Lutheran Church. On December 29, 1951 in Valparaiso she married Eugene L. Berg, who preceded her in death on November 24, 1999. Surviving are eight children: Jeanne (Randall) Earhart of Valparaiso, Cynthia Berg of Valparaiso, Rebecca (Richard) Shellenberger of York Haven, PA, Annette Williams of Valparaiso, Paul (Tonya) Berg of Peru, IN, Mark (Judith) Berg of Warsaw, Eric (Ellen) Berg of Valparaiso and Michelle Berg of Valparaiso; three brothers, Blaine (Carol) Cole of White Bluff, TN, Wayne (Jaclen) Cole of Palos Heights, IL, Zane Cole of Valparaiso; three sisters, Darlaine Lorz of Hobart, Marlaine (Gerald) Gordon of Crown Point and Arlaine (Lewis) Jacobs of Ottumwa, IA and 12 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Duane and Laine Cole, two sisters, Elaine Snider and Charlaine Cole and one grandson. Funeral services will be Wednesday, 1:30 PM in Moeller Funeral Home, 104 Roosevelt Rd., Valparaiso, IN, the Rev. Joseph Ostafinski officiating with burial at Kimball Cemetery. Visitation Tuesday 4:00 to 8:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the donor’s choice. angelcresinc.com
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