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Marian Berger, 100

Posted 4/23/2015

HALSTEAD – Marian L. Berger, 100, died Sunday, April 19, 2015 at Halstead Health and Rehabilitation.

She was born Jan. 17, 1915 at Marion County to Walter A. and Edith M. (Davis) Jordan.

She was a 1933 Newton High School graduate.

She worked as a Harvey Girl, a medical records clerk for the Hertzler Clinic, and as a farm wife.

She was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Halstead; Order of the Eastern Star Chapter 5, Newton; Rebekahs Lodge and Lakin Happy Homemakers E.H.U.

On Aug. 16, 1936 she married Harold R. "Rolly" Berger at Newton.  He preceded her in death Jan. 13, 1996.

Survivors include a son: Larry (Virginia) Berger, Basehor; daughter: Carole Bean, Halstead; eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and eight great-great grandchildren.

Graveside service is 11 a.m. Thursday, April 23, 2015 at Halstead Cemetery with Rev. Tony D'Olio presiding.

Memorials may be given to Good Shepherd Hospice or American Diabetes Association in care of Kaufman Funeral Home, Halstead.

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