Erma Dora Rose Berg  ‎(I30)‎
Given Names: Erma Dora Rose
Surname: Berg
Married Name: Erma Dora Rose Carlson

Gender: FemaleFemale
      

Birth: 5 September 1913 31 32 Preston, IA
Death: 12 March 2011 ‎(Age 97)‎ Clinton, IA
Personal Facts and Details
Birth 5 September 1913 31 32 Preston, IA

Death 12 March 2011 ‎(Age 97)‎ Clinton, IA
Address:
Alverno Health Care Facility
Clinton, IA

Last Change 12 April 2011 - 20:16:00 - by: matthew
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Parents Family  (F9)
Justus Frederick Berg
1882 - 1938
Margarethe Mohr
1880 - 1961
Elizabeth C "Lizzie" Berg
1902 - 1998
Raymond Julius Otto Berg
1904 - 1995
Roy Henry Berg
1907 - 1992
Carl August Berg
1909 -
Ervin Adolf Berg
1911 - 1989
Erma Dora Rose Berg
1913 - 2011
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OBITUARY IN THE CLINTON HERALD ‎(Clinton, IA)‎

March 14, 2011
Erma R. Cornelius
Clinton Herald

Goose Lake — Erma R. Cornelius, 97, of Goose Lake, Iowa, died Saturday, March 12, 2011, at the Alverno Health Care Facility.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 16, 2011, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Charlotte with the Rev. Terry Ellis officiating. Burial will be in the Salem Lutheran Cemetery in Spragueville.

Serving as pallbearers will be grandsons: Larry Dammerman, Darwin Harrington, Eric Harrington, Curtis Murphy, Douglas Murphy, Kage Murphy and Patrick Harrington. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Kevin Dammerman and Brad Dammerman.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to the service time Wednesday at the church. The Clinton Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Homes and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.

Erma Rosie Berg was born on September 5, 1913, in Preston, Iowa, the daughter of Justus and Margaretha ‎(Mohr)‎ Berg. She was a graduate of Preston High School.

She married Glen G. Cornelius on April 18, 1946, in the Little Brown Church in Nashua, Iowa; he later died in October 1969. She worked side by side with her husband on the farm for many years.

She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Charlotte. She enjoyed gardening, raising her chickens, milking her cows and cooking. She loved to play cards at the senior centers.

She is survived by three daughters, Barbara Woodby of Weiser, Idaho, Beverly ‎(Melvin)‎ Goffinet of Dubuque, Iowa, and Bonnie ‎(Alan)‎ Murphy of Camanche, Iowa; one son, Larry ‎(Linda)‎ Cornelius of Goose Lake, Iowa; 10 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and 14 great-great-grandchildren; one sister, Margaret Betle of Maquoketa, Iowa; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, four brothers, one sister and one great-great-grandson.

Online condolences may be expressed by visiting her obituary at www.snellzornig.com.

Death date: March 12, 2011

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Family with Parents
Father
Justus Frederick Berg ‎(I24)‎
Birth 3 February 1882 51 41
Death 20 January 1938 ‎(Age 55)‎ Spraguesville, IA
-15 months
Mother
 
Margarethe Mohr ‎(I25)‎
Birth 31 October 1880
Death 6 March 1961 ‎(Age 80)‎

Marriage: Yes
#1
Sister
Elizabeth C "Lizzie" Berg ‎(I22)‎
Birth 20 June 1902 20 21
Death 15 August 1998 ‎(Age 96)‎ Bryant, IA
2 years
#2
Brother
Raymond Julius Otto Berg ‎(I26)‎
Birth 13 September 1904 22 23
Death 31 December 1995 ‎(Age 91)‎
2 years
#3
Brother
Roy Henry Berg ‎(I27)‎
Birth 31 January 1907 24 26 Spragueville, Jackson County, Iowa
Death 6 May 1992 ‎(Age 85)‎ Round Lake Beach, Lake, Illinois
2 years
#4
Brother
Carl August Berg ‎(I28)‎
Birth 12 July 1909 27 28
Death Yes
18 months
#5
Brother
Ervin Adolf Berg ‎(I29)‎
Birth 9 January 1911 28 30
Death September 1989 ‎(Age 78)‎
3 years
#6
Erma Dora Rose Berg ‎(I30)‎
Birth 5 September 1913 31 32 Preston, IA
Death 12 March 2011 ‎(Age 97)‎ Clinton, IA
#7
Sister