Obit: Berg, Arthur O (1887 - 1939)

Contact: Jane Braun

Surnames: Berg, Manley, Gardner, Eide, Sternitzky, Todd, Kobs, Converse, Davis, Paulson, Young, Frickie, Starks, Florence, Travene, Lindow, Henning, Drescher, Dankemyer, Trewartha, Salzer, Thompson, Pietenpol, Fenske, Tauschek, Hiles, Fenske, Kintzele, Nebel, Schilling, Grimm, Mabie, Holmes

----Source: Millie Lee Collection, clipped from the Marshfield News Herald

Berg, Arthur O. (June 29, 1887-November 14, 1939)

Funeral services for Arthur O. Berg, 52, who died suddenly at his home Tuesday, Nov. 14, were conducted Saturday afternoon at 1 o’clock at the Gilbertson Funeral Home, where the body had been lying in state, and at 2 o’clock at the Immanuel Evangelical Church at Chili.

The Rev. E.P. Manley officiated at the service, and interment was made in the parish cemetery. Active pallbearers were Ceril Gardner, Halvor Eide, Otto Sternitzky, Lester Todd, Hugo Kobs, and Clay Converse. Honorary pallbearers were Irving Davis, Clifton Paulson, James Young, George Frickie, Everett Starks, and George Florence.

Flowers were carried by Betty Travene, Caroline Lindow, Alice Henning, Ellen Drescher, Elvira Lindow, and Ruth Dankemyer.

Relatives from away at the funeral were Price Berg, Sullivan, Ind.; Mrs. Harold Hiles, Los Angeles, Calif.; Mr. and Mrs. Tauschek, Mr. and Mrs. Orville Davis, Marshfield; Frederick Pietenpol, Racine; Mr. and Mrs. Harold Trewartha, Neillsville; Mr. and Mrs. John Salzer, Wausau; Mr. and Mrs. William Thompson, Wausau; Mr. and Mrs. Charles Fenske, Chili; and Harland Kintzele, Neillsville.

A quartet composed of Henry Nebel, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lindow, and Mrs. Ferdinand Schilling, with Mrs. Albert Grimm at the piano, sang "Jesus, Lover of My Soul" and "The Touch of His Hand on Mine." Two solos, "Wait an Murmur Not" and "The Old Rugged Cross," were sung by Mrs. Albert Mabie, who was accompanied by Miss Holmes. Both Mrs. Mabie and Miss Holmes are of Granton.



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