Berger, Louise

BERGER – Louise Berger, beloved wife of Desire Berger of Patricia died in Brooks Municipal Hospital on Saturday, September 8, after a lingering illness. She had lived in the Patricia district since 1919 and was widely known and highly respected by a large circle of friends.

Born in Belgium December 1, 1899. Mrs. Berger then Louise Gramme, came to Canada with her parents and directly to Patricia in 1919. She was married to Mr. Berger in 1930, The couple had no children.

Many friends from all over the district gathered to pay last respects to her memory when Rev. J. E. Morrow conducted the Roman Catholic Church in Brooks on Tuesday, September 11. Pallbearers were C. Mathiegen , Hans Block, Harvey Hendrickson, Al Peterson, August Ohman and Carl Hansen.

Burial was made in the Brooks cemetery.

Brooks Bulletin   September 20, 1945     Roll 8   Image 1297