Mildred Berger Obituary

Mildred  Berger
Mildred Berger

June 19, 1919 - April 2, 2015
Resided in Marinette, WI


Mildred "Millie" Berger, age 95, passed away peacefully April 2, 2015 at Circle of Life Hospice in Bentonville, Arkansas. Millie was born June 19, 1919 to Paul and Julia Czapkowicz in Chicago, Ill. On December 24, 1936 she married Ben Berger. Millie was a member of the First United Methodist Church. Millie was a devoted mother, homemaker and loving grandmother. She was milliner and taught the art of hat making, collected and sold antiques and tended a beautiful and admired flower garden at her former home on Park St in Marinette where she resided until 2012.
Millie is survived by her son, Michael (Judy) Berger of Washington Island, WI and a daughter, Nina (Richard) Johnson of Bella Vista, AR; 5 grandchildren, Michael Berger, Chris Berger, Stacey Kunesh, Jason (Lora) Kunesh and Joshua (Daria) Carter and 3 great granddaughters Sophia, Vivian and Genevieve; sisters Julie ( Dr. Jerry) Podgers and Luella Poirier.
She was preceded in death by Ben, her husband of 58 years; her daughter Gail (Dan) Kunesh; and sisters Mary Pavlack, Helen Sokalski and Rita Wieciech and brother Edward Czapkowicz.
Friends may call at Hansen-Onion-Martell funeral home in Marinette on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, from 9 until 11 a.m. A graveside service will follow at Forest Home Cemetery with the Rev. Kevin Dembinski officiating.




Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home
Marinette, WI
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Forest Home Cemetery
Marinette, WI
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
11:15 AM