Monday, October 28th, 2013
Complete Obituary
Florence Berning
  Florence Berning, 92, Hoagland, Ind., died at 8:20 p.m. Oct. 26, 2013, at the Village of Heritage in Monroeville, Ind.
She was born April 26, 1921, in Mercer County, to Charles A. and Anna M. (Tegler) Siebert. On Sept. 16, 1951, she married Frederick W. Berning, who died Nov. 26, 2012.
Surviving is a daughter, Elaine (Jim) McDonald, Tempe, Ariz.; sons, Norman (Cindy) Berning, Hoagland, Dean Berning, Decatur, Ind., and Roger Berning, Hoagland; a sister, Annetta Siebert, Celina; a brother, Paul J. Siebert, Celina; 15 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a step-great-grandchild.
Deceased are four brothers, Walter, Irvin, Robert and Lee A. Siebert; and four sisters, Louella Seddelmeyer, Esther Rasawehr, Bertha Waggoner and Wilhelmina Gambrell.
She was a homemaker and had worked at General Electric for four years. During World War II, she was honorably discharged from the United States Army, serving in the Women's Army Corps, where she was a physical training instructor and also received training as a medical-surgical technician.
She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church-Bingen and its Ladies Guild. She also was a member of the Allen County Farm Bureau Board and served as a woman's leader.
Services are 11 a.m. Thursday at St. John Lutheran Church-Bingen, the Rev. Peter Brock will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Calling is 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home, Decatur, and one hour prior to services at the church on Thursday.
Memorials may be directed to St. John Lutheran Church-Bingen or Worship For Shut-Ins.
Condolences my be left at http://www.zwickjahn.com.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Tuesday Night
70°
Thunderstorms Likely
82%
Wednesday
77°
Thunderstorms
82%
Wednesday Night
54°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Thursday
76°
Mostly Sunny
2%
Thursday Night
54°
Mostly Clear
Friday
78°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
28%
Friday Night
61°
Chance Thunderstorms
24%
Saturday
80°
Chance Thunderstorms
44%
Saturday Night
65°
Chance Thunderstorms
44%
Sunday
80°
Chance Thunderstorms
43%
Sunday Night
60°
Chance Thunderstorms
29%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d