Janice H. Berg, age 90, of Ettrick, Wisconsin passed away on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at Gundersen Medical Center in La Crosse.
She was born on January 7, 1930 on the family farm in rural Blair to Clarence to Nora (Reierson) Brown. In her early childhood, she attended a one room Carpenter school in rural Blair and graduated from Blair High School in 1948. On May 1, 1949 Janice married the love of her life, Ernest Norman Berg and he preceded her in death on November 4, 1997. Together they celebrated 48 years of marriage.
Janice and Ernest were dairy farmers in French Creek, rural Ettrick where they milked cows side by side morning and night. She was an active member of French Creek Lutheran Church.
Janice is survived by four children, Diane (Pete) Becker of Galesville, Ernest James Berg of Blair, Judy (Roger) Casberg of Holmen, and John (Jean) Berg of Melrose; 12 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; and a sister, Donna Bernauer of Eagan, MN.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; 3 brothers; and a sister.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 29, 2020 at French Creek Lutheran Church in Ettrick. A visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Pastor Anna Sorenson will officiate and burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery in Blair, Wisconsin.
Social Distancing and face masks will be in effect.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the church.
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