Archive for Tuesday, March 9, 1999


March 9, 1999


— Services for Helen L. Berg, 71, Chanute, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at First Christian Church. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Mrs. Berg died Sunday, March 7, 1999, at Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center.

She was born May 15, 1927, in Chanute, the daughter of William J. and Grace B. Howard Hardesty.

She had been a telephone operator for Southwestern Bell and Wal-Mart.

Mrs. Berg was a member of First Christian Church, American Legion Auxiliary and Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary.

She married Ralph A. Berg on April 12, 1947, in Chanute. He died Aug. 6, 1995. A son, Ronald Berg, died in infancy.

Survivors include three sons, Greg L. Berg, Lake Elsinore, Calif., Brad L. Berg, Topeka, and Dale A. Berg, Lawrence; and four grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Gibson-Koch-Friskel Church.

The family suggests memorials to the Lord's Pantry of the First Christian Church, sent in care of Gibson-Koch-Friskel Chapel, 16 N. Forest, Chanute 66720.

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