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Dorene Berger

Tuesday, January 8, 2002

Dorene Berger
Dorene L. Berger

TRENTON -- Dorene L. Berger, 82, died Sunday (Jan. 6, 2002) at El Dorado Manor in Trenton.

She was born Oct. 1, 1919, at Valley, to Frederick William and Caroline (Luschen) Cohrs. in 1928 the family moved to Trenton where she grew up. She graduated from Trenton High School in 1937.

On Oct. 21, 1939, she marred William R. Berger at Atwood. They farmed south of Trenton until moving to Trenton in 1966. William preceded her in death on Nov. 23, 1986.

She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Culbertson.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, William; two brothers, Raymond Cohrs and Walter Cohrs; one daughter-in-law, Glenda Berger; and an infant grandson.

Survivors include one son, William and wife, Rhonda Berger of Kearney; four daughters, Sharon and husband, Derek Jonson of Louisville, Ky., Carol and husband, Russell Liljehorn of Kearney, Judy and husband, Joe Titman of McCook; and Mary and husband, Dale Darnell of Shelbyville, Tenn; one sister, Vadna Buhler of Trenton; 14 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren.

Services will be Wednesday, 1:30 p.m., at St. John's Lutheran Church in Culbertson with the Rev. Bryan Hopfensberger officiating. Interment will be at the Trenton Cemetery.

Friends may call at the Herrmann Funeral Home in Trenton.

The family will receive friends today, 4-7 p.m., at the Herrmann Funeral Home in Trenton.

Memorials are being accepted in her name.

Herrmann Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.