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Ann Borgman

Ann Borgman

Posted: 24 Jul 2006 5:58PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Berg, Sorenson,Gower, Frerich
Looking for an obituary for Gunther Olaf Berg known to most as Olaf. He was born June 13, 1887 in Junction City, Portage, WI. and died in 1953. I believe in died in Waukegan, Lake, Illnois, but I'm not for certain on that. He married Emma Mathilda (Berg) Cole sometime before 1920 probably in Illinois as this is where he was living in the 1920 census.. Can anyone help me find this obituary? please contact Ann Borgman annb232@aol.com

Re: Ann Borgman

Posted: 6 Sep 2006 6:11AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 3 Dec 2006 4:00AM GMT
Hi-

I don't know if this is the same person, but I found a "Gunner Olaf BERG" in the Lake County, IL Veterans Buried Prior to July 1955. The listing reads as follows:

Buried in Pine View Cemetery, Benton TWP, Waukegan, IL

BERG, Gunner Olaf W-1 PFC Army 56 Guard Co ASC d. 3 May 1953

I didn't find an obituary, but I wasn't at the Waukegan library and wasn't looking in the Waukegan paper. If this is the same person that you're looking for, perhaps the date will help someone narrow down the search for the obit?

Good luck!

Re: Ann Borgman

Posted: 24 Jan 2013 2:05AM GMT
Classification: Query
I found in the Wisconsin Historical society index an Olaf Berg who died December 9, 1897 In Portage County. This may be his father.
Death Record Details
Last Name: Berg
First Name: Olaf
Day: 09
Month: December
Year: 1897
County: Portage
Reel: 035
Volume: 01
Page: 0063
Image: 1934
Index Vol:
Sequence #: 024631
Web page is: http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/vitalrecords/index.asp?id=26...
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