Bernice E. Larsen, age 81, of Lombard, formerly of Glen Ellyn

Written by Brust Funeral Home on June 10th, 2013

Bernice LarsenBERNICE E. LARSEN, age 81, of Lombard, formerly of Glen Ellyn, died June 9 at Lexington Healthcare, Lombard, Illinois.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, June 11 from 3 to 8 pm at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.

Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, June 12 at 10:30 AM at Brust Funeral Home.

Interment will be at Chapel Hill Gardens West, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois.

Bernice is survived by her sister, Lydia DeJong of Lombard; her brother, Larry (Alane) of St. Charles; her brother-in-law, Paul Wood of Wheaton; eight nieces and nephews; and many great-nieces and nephews.

Bernice is preceded in death by her parents, Willy and Sylvia Larsen of Glen Ellyn; her sister, Norine Wood; and her brother-in-law, Harley DeJong.

Bernice was a resident of Lombard for 11 years and was formerly of Glen Ellyn 70 years, where she grew-up.  She was a 1949 graduate of Glenbard West High School.  Bernice had worked for the First Star Bank (formerly DuPage) in Glen Ellyn and also the Glen Ellyn Savings and Loan.  She had retired in the 1990’s.  Bernice was an active member of Trinity Lutheran Church York Center.  She was the ‘Chairman of Human Care’ at church and driving the seniors.  Bernice had also been on the Board of Education, the Board of Stewardship, and a member of the Mary Martha Guild at church.

Memorials to Trinity Lutheran Church York Center, 1165 Westmore-Meyers, Lombard, Illinois 60148 would be appreciated.



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