Beaeda M. Berg

Beaeda Marie Berg, 92, Minot, formerly of Sawyer, died Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, in a Minot nursing home.

Beaeda was born July 23, 1921, on the family farm near Sawyer, the daughter of Christian and Emelia (Faul) Vix. She was raised on the family farm and educated at country schools near Sawyer and graduated from Velva High School in 1939. She attended Tabor College in Kansas.

Beaeda was united in marriage to Clarence Berg on Aug. 22, 1942, at Sidney, Mont. They made their home near Sawyer, where Clarence worked in the Vix coal mines for a time. They made their home in Minot throughout the years, while Clarence was employed as an independent construction worker in several Montana and North Dakota communities. Clarence died Jan. 1, 1993.

Beaeda attended Our Redeemer’s Lutheran Brethren Church in Minot. She was well known for her egg art, which she had enjoyed since World War II. She had also spent many happy years babysitting several generations of family and friends.

Her loving family includes: son, Jerry (Patty) Berg, Eden Prairie, Minn.; sister, Ruth Davidson, Minot; brother, Herman (Eunice) Vix, Minot; special friend, Pete Ziegler, Minot; along with several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

Beaeda was preceded in death by her parents; husband; sister, Florence (Hugo) Henke; brother, Irvin Vix; and a brother-in-law, Wallace Davidson.

Funeral service: Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. in Our Redeemer’s Lutheran Brethren Church, Minot.

Interment: Sunset Memorial Gardens, Minot.

Visitation: Saturday, one hour prior to the services, in the church.

Memorials: Are preferred to Our Redeemer’s Church or Our Redeemer’s Christian School.

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(Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot)