Age 85 Ordained a Catholic Priest in 1952 He served in parishes in Minneapolis, West St. Paul, Loretto, Stillwater, New Brighton, Forest Lake and Lake St. Croix Beach until his retirement to the Leo Byrne Priest's residence in 1996. Fr. Berg was predeceased by his parents Val and Helen Berg, two sisters Patricia Weidner and Joyce Harder; nephew Paul Weidner; and great grand-nephew Chase Beck-Weidner. He will be missed by his nephews Peter B. Weidner and Ernest Weidner Jr.; nieces Madeleine (Rodney) Marquardt, Gretchen (Steven) Duerksen; grandnephews Jonathan and Matthew (Michelle) Beck-Weidner, Raymund, Bryan Richard, and Nathan Marquardt and Kendrick Duerksen; grandniece Emily Joy (Matt) Batroot. Mass of Christian Burial 11:00 a.m. Wednesday January 2, 2013 at ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI CATHOLIC CHURCH, 16770 13TH Street, Lake St. Croix Beach. Visitation one hour prior to Mass at the CHURCH. Interment St. Michael's Cemetery, Bayport. Memorials are preferred to St. Paul Seminary.
Published in Pioneer Press from Dec. 28 to Dec. 30, 2012