Marvin Berg

LAURIUM — Marvin Berg, 77, a resident of Red Jacket Street in Laurium passed away at Woodland Haven in the Houghton County Medical Care Facility.

He was born on May 31, 1940, in Florida Location a son of the late Ronald and Agnes (Luttinen) Berg.

He grew up in Dover Location and attended school in Dollar Bay.

On August 13, 1960, he was united in marriage to Betty Lou Isaacson

Marvin was employed at UPPCO for 39 years, retiring in 2000.

He was a member of the First Apostolic Lutheran Church in Calumet.

Preceding him in death was a brother, Melvin; a sister, Dorothy Kupari; a grandson, Carson; and a granddaughter, Elizabeth.

Surviving are his wife, Betty; five sons, Russell (Carol) Berg of Laurium, Ronald (Rosemary) Berg of Laurium, Steven (Kara) Berg of Hancock, Matthew (Lynn) Berg of Hancock, Peter (Tanya) Berg of Calumet; three daughters, Trudy (Curt) Anderson of Laurium, Kathleen (Scott) Halonen of Cokato, Minnesota, Sarah (Ryan) Heinonen of Calumet; 70 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Florence (Lee) Kulju of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Ellen (Gordon) Anderson of Watersmeet.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, November 9, 2017, from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. in the First Apostolic Lutheran Church of Calumet, and one hour prior to the service on Friday, November 10, 2017.

Funeral service will be held on Friday, November 10, 2017, at the First Apostolic Lutheran Church of Calumet at 11 a.m. with Pastor David Taivalkoski to officiate. Burial will take place in the spring at the Lake View Cemetery in Calumet.

The family wishes to thank the staff of Woodland Haven at the Houghton County Medical Care Facility for the care they gave to Marvin during his stay.

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The Erickson Crowley Peterson Funeral Home in Calumet is assisting the family with the arrangements.