Carol Sue Bergstrom, of Rocklin, CA, passed away on April 5th, 2014. Carol was a proud graduate of East Des Moines High School and often returned for reunions. Carol moved to San Jose, CA in 1965 with her former husband, Ted Bergstrom where she lived until her retirement in 2010.
Carol spent 48 years as a legal secretary in San Jose. Upon her retirement, she found joy in making cards and she volunteered at Kaiser Hospital making get well cards for patients. She spent her retirement years keeping up with her grandchildren for recitals and baseball games.
Carol was preceded in death by her mother, Pauline Knight, her former husband Ted Bergstrom, and her son, Mark Bergstrom. She is survived by two sons, Scott Bergstrom of Fremont, CA and his wife Danna and Troy Bergstrom of Roseville, CA and his wife Kris. She is also survived by four grandchildren, Jared, Kevin, Zachary, and Rachel Bergstrom.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations to the
A memorial will be held on May 4th, 2013 at Oak Hill Cemetery in San Jose, CA.
Published in Des Moines Register on Apr. 13, 2014