Marlene C. Berg
Marlene Carol Berg, 78, of Blair, passed away Thursday, September 3, 2020, in her home.
Marlene was born November 5, 1941, to Curtis and Antoinette “Toni” (Hammond) Evenson. She married Roald “Bing” Berg, June 28, 1959, in Walworth.
Marlene valued being able to stay home and raise her children. Some of her work history included working at the Blair School serving lunch, in-home daycare, work at Ashley Furniture in Arcadia and the BP Gas Station in Blair. In her spare time, she enjoyed reading, knitting, sewing, spending time with friends and her children and their families. Holidays were always special to Marlene because she was able to spend them with family.
Marlene is survived by her husband, Roald “Bing” Berg; three children: Michael (Sandra) Berg of Lancaster, Edward Berg of Blair, and Jennifer (Robert) Storlie of Harmony, MN.; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and two brothers: LeRoy (Anne) Evenson of Waupaca and Gary Evenson of Melrose.
In addition to her parents, Marlene was preceded in death by a sister, Leanne Stevens.
Graveside services were held Friday, September 11, 2020, at 11:00 a.m., at Rest Haven Cemetery in Blair. Vicar Paul Sannerud officiated. Lunch and fellowship followed the service at Schroeder Memorial Shelter in the Blair Park.
Visitation was held Thursday, September 10, 2020, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., at Jack Funeral Home in Blair.
COVID-19 safety guidelines were observed.
Jack Funeral Home in Blair has assisted the family with arrangements.