Born: May 14, 1925
Died: March 14, 2011
Alvina Doris Bernstrom, 85, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, March 14, 2011, at Edgewood Vista Assisted Living, Brainerd, MN. She was born May 14, 1925, in Caribou, MN, to Stephen and Annie (Weleski) Pauluk.
Alvina married Efford Oliver “Bernie” Bernstrom June 1, 1946, in Caribou. She was a homemaker.
Surviving are children: Carlene (Del) Weeks, Corvallis, OR; Betty (Bert) Lang, Rowley, IA;
Sheryl (Don) Gillson, Pillager; and Terry (Marge) Bernstrom, Milaca; thirteen grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren; sister, Ria King and brother, Steve Pauluk.
Alvina was preceded in death by husband, Bernie; parents; daughter, Nancy Gray; and 9 siblings.
Services will be held on Friday, March 18, at Edgewood Vista Assisted Living, Brainerd, MN, at 2:00 with Terry Bernstrom officiating. There will be a visitation 1 hour prior to services. Private burial will be held at Fort Snelling Cemetery.
Family is being served by
Halvorson-Johnson Funeral & Cremation Care, Brainerd