Betty Lou Berger
Betty Lou Berger
  • September 17, 1926 - October 15, 2017
  • Fort Wayne, Indiana

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BETTY LOU BERGER, 91, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017, at her home. Born Sept. 17, 1926, in St. Louis, Mo., she was a daughter of the late Earl L. and Anna T. (Gutz mann) Faerber. She worked as a homemaker, caring for her family and home. "The loss of a mother can never be replaced. But the love of a mother can never be lost! May she Rest in Peace with our Heavenly Father!" She is survived by her children, Kathleen Surface of Roanoke, Christine (Bruce) Robertson of Plainfield, Ind., Janice (Scott) Miller of Goshen, Ind., and Michael (Mara) Berger of Fort Wayne; sisters, Charlotte McAdams of Washington, Mo., and Earl Catherine Wolff of St. Ann, Mo.; grandchildren, Sarah Lynn (Sean Evans) Surface - Evans, Douglas Lee (Andrea) Robertson, Anthony Lawrence (Karen) Nguy - Robertson, Rebecca Ann Robertson, Rachel Ellen (Timothy Phelps) Surface, Joseph Scott (Angela) Miller, Meghan Elizabeth (Michael) Jaskela, Samantha Leigh (Dustin Zachary) Berger, and Nolan Michael Lawrence Berger; and great- grandchildren, Nicholas Phelps, Jacob Phelps, Liam Michael Evans, Grant Christopher Evans, Emma Grace Jaskela, Jacob Nguy - Robertson, Hayden Scott Jaskela, and Alexis Christina Nguy - Robertson. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence "L. A." Berger, in 2008; and sisters, Rose Marie (Howard) Hollenberg and Audrey Lee Merfeld. Mass of Christian Burial is 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 10700 Aboite Center Road, Fort Wayne (IN 46804), with visitation one hour prior. Visitation also from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, at Greenlawn Funeral Home, 6750 Covington Road, Fort Wayne (IN 46804). Burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Preferred memorials may be made to the St. Louis Peregrine Society, the American Diabetes Association, or Allen County 4 - H.