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Bernice Persson

April 4, 1927 January 3, 2019
Bernice Persson
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Obituary for Bernice Persson

Bernice Irene Persson was born April 4, 1927, to Hugo and Elizabeth (Fillmer) Osman, in Wisner, Nebraska. She passed away January 3, 2019 at Oakland Heights Assisted Living in Oakland, Nebraska, at the age of 91.

Bernice attended country school and graduated from West Point High school in 1943. After teaching school for a few years, she was offered a job as bookkeeper at Baumerts store in West Point, Nebraska.

Bernice married Howard A. Persson in West Point, Nebraska. They lived in Oakland all their married life. Bernice worked at the bank for 40 years, until she retired. They loved to travel across the United States visiting many states. After the death of Howard, Bernice traveled overseas with friends and took many trips with the bank.

Bernice was a member of First Evangelical Lutheran Church where she volunteered as coffee server for 15 years. She also volunteered on the Oakland Chamber, at the Oakland Library, as treasurer for Golden Oaks for many years and was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.

She is survived by her sister, Betty Lou Vogel of Meridian, ID; numerous nieces and nephews; a community of friends.


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Visitation

Thursday

10

Jan

9:30 AM 1/10/2019 9:30:00 AM - 10:30 AM 1/10/2019 10:30:00 AM
First Evangelical Lutheran Church

201 North Davis Avenue
Oakland, Nebraska 68045

First Evangelical Lutheran Church
201 North Davis Avenue Oakland 68045 Nebraska
United States

Funeral Service

Thursday

10

Jan

10:30 AM 1/10/2019 10:30:00 AM
First Evangelical Lutheran Church

201 North Davis Avenue
Oakland, Nebraska 68045

First Evangelical Lutheran Church
201 North Davis Avenue Oakland 68045 Nebraska
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Oakland Cemetery Final Resting Place

Oakland, Nebraska 68045

Oakland 68045 Nebraska
US

Memorial Contribution

Golden Oaks Center

406 North Oakland Avenue
Oakland, Nebraska 68045
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