BENTON — Mildred “Millie” Bergstrom, 89, of Gilbertsville, passed away at 7:55 a.m. Friday, August 10, 2012, peacefully in her home with her family by her bedside.
She balanced an active life in and outside of her home while caring for her loving family.
She is survived by her sons, Donald, Steven and Jeffrey; her daughter, Dianne Martinek; son-in-law, Howard Martinek; daughters-in-law, Karen and Jan; nine grandchildren, Michael, Matthew, Nicole, Randall, Danielle, Kim, Kyle, Brianna and Alyssa; three great-grandchildren; and her brother, John Taube.
Millie was the loving wife of Eddie Bergstrom for 62 years, whom preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Dorothy Koukol, and her parents, John Taube and Agnes Milke Taube.
Her memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, August 25, 2012 at St. Matthew by the Lake Lutheran Church. Rev. Paul Meier will officiate. There will be no visitation. Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to her home church, St. Matthew by the Lake Lutheran Church, Memorial Fund, 3966 US Highway 641 North, Benton, KY 42025; or Lourdes Hospice, 2855 Jackson Street, Suite #5, Paducah, KY 42003.
Our family will be forever grateful for the loving care that the Hospice organization provides.
Condolences may be left online at www.filbeckcannking.com.