Kathleen Berg, 93, Birdseye

Kathleen Berg, 93, of Birdseye, died Tuesday (December 22) at The Waters of Huntingburg. She was born in Perry County May 18, 1922, in Perry County to Charley and Amanda (Cox) Shafer. She married Allen “Dutch” Berg August 9, 1941, in English. He died May 24, 1995.

Kathleen sold Avon for over 20 years and also worked for the Southern Railway for a short time. She attended the Anderson Valley Christian Church and enjoyed spending time with her family, working in her garden, and going to auctions.

She is survived by one son, Richard Berg and wife, Carol, Birdseye; one daughter, Brenda Knies and husband Ralph, Birdseye; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

In addition to her prents and husband she was preceded in death by three sisters, Hilda Eckert, Alice Gillaspie, and Mildred Grant; and one brother, Harold Shafer.

Friends may call for from 2-8 p.m. Saturday at the Nass and Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg. Memorial contributions may be made to the Birdseye Cemetery. Condolences may be shared online at www.nassandson.com. Funeral services at 2 p.m. (EST) Sunday at the funeral home with burial following in Birdseye Cemetery. Rev. Albert Madden will officiate.

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