Thursday, February 25, 2010



ADDRESS: Memorial Nursing & Rehab Center, Medford; A former township of Molitor resident

PLACE, DATE & TIME OF DEATH: 5:05 PM Thursday, February 25 at Memorial Nursing & Rehab Center, Medford where she had resided for the past 2 years

TIME & PLACE OF FUNERAL: 11:00 AM Monday, March 1 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Medford

OFFICIATING: Pastor Nancy Amacher

PLACE OF BURIAL: Medford Evergreen Cemetery II

VISITATION AT: Hemer Funeral Home 4-7 PM Sunday, February 28 and also at church from 10 AM until time of funeral services at 11 AM on Monday, March 1

DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: July 17, 1917 at the town of Molitor

EDUCATION: Pine Tree Elementary School, township of Molitor

MARRIAGE INFORMATION: July 27, 1940 at Medford to Louis “Louie” G. Lange and he preceded her in death 8-9-84

PRINCIPAL EVENTS IN LIFE: After her education, she worked in Milwaukee for a period of time as a nanny. After her marriage, they farmed in the town of Molitor for 40 years until selling the cows in 1978. She also did miscellaneous housekeeping jobs in the Medford area. In 2000 she moved to the city of Medford. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, baking, trips to the casino, and her grandchildren.

MEMBER OF: St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Medford; Past member of the NFO where she supervised many meals & activities

SURVIVING CHILDREN: 2 sons-Gene (Sheila) Lange of Eagan, MN & Larry (Sandra) Lange of Merrill

# OF GRANDCHILDREN: 4-Sheri (Bob) Mello, Lori (Vic) Tonelli, Michelle & Craig (Tracy) Lange


SURVIVING BROTHERS/SISTERS: Sister-Viola Pagel of Bothell, WA; Sister-in-law: Aletta Berndt of Antigo

DECEASED BROTHERS/SISTERS: 3 Brothers- Ervin, Frank Jr., and Roy Berndt

DECEASED FATHER: Frank Berndt, Sr. DECEASED MOTHER: Meta Clausnitzer

PALLBEARERS: Vic Tonelli, Craig Lange, Bob Mello, Bill Resch, Steve & Dennis Berndt

OTHER INFORMATION: In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the family for a future designation

Further survived by a special friend: Dewey Kaiser of Glen Flora, WI

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