David Allen Berg

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  • Name: David Allen Berg
  • Location of Birth: Decorah, Iowa
  • Date of Birth: December 9, 1934
  • Date of Death: July 5, 1988 (53 years old)
  • Parents: Arnold Berg and Mildred (Morris) Berg
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  • Branch: Army
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  • Date Sworn In: June 24, 1953 (Enlistment Date)
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  • Date of Discharge: May 23, 1955 (Discharge Date)
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  • Military Highlights:
    David served in the United States Army from 1953 to 1955.

  • Wars Involved:
    Korean Conflict

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  • Civilian Life:
    David came to Grand Rapids, Minnesota from Florida in 1973 and married Janice D. Arsenault on November 25, 1977. He was employed as an electrician in the construction industry, working in the area until 1986.

    He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, the Loyal Order of Moose and the American Legion, all of Grand Rapids, Minnesota.

    Preceded in death by one brother, Robert, he is survived by his wife, Janice; five daughters, Joni Payne, Kim Taylor, Lori McCarthy, Jacqueline Schick, and Patricia Berg; three stepdaughters, Debra Arsenault, Cynthia Mayer and Cheryl Steinhart; one stepson, Mark Arsenault; two sisters, Bette Swehla and Jerrine Samuelson; three brothers, Alvin and Arnold Berg and Bernard Coonradt; his mother and stepfather, Mildred and Carlton Teslow; and five grandchildren.

    Buried in Itasca Calvary Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot C-C-13-0-3)

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