Thursday, Sep 19, 2019

Bernadine Marie Stahl

06/28/1927 - 08/04/2011

Bernadine Marie Stahl, 84, Harvard, died Thursday, Aug. 4, 2011, at Northwoods Care Centre, Belvidere.

She was born June 28, 1927, in Hartsburg, to Martin and Marie (Reuben) Klockenga. On Nov. 21, 1951, she married Giles G. Stahl, in Lincoln.

She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Harvard and taught Sunday school. She was past president of the Harvard Women’s Club and was a Campfire Girl leader. She enjoyed crafts and pottery.

Survivors include her husband; two children, Brenda Marie (Michael) Mason of Harvard and Frederick Giles (Gina D’Este) of Woodland Hills, Calif.; three grandchildren, Enzo D’Este, Nicholas Mason and Elizabeth Fraher; two great grandchildren, Haley Marie and Hunter James; and one brother, Donald (Marilyn) Klockenga of Lincoln.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation was Aug. 12 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Harvard. The Rev. Herb Priester and the Rev. David Rasmussen officiated. Interment will be in Mount Auburn Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church 504 E. Diggins St., Harvard, IL 60033.