Gerald Edward Berg, 69, formerly of Brookings died Monday, May 5, 2014, at the Michael J. Fitzmaurice State Veterans’ Home in Hot Springs.
Committal services were held at 3p.m. Wednesday at the Black Hills National Cemetery with Chaplain Loyd Nielson officiating.
Gerald, a United States Air Force veteran, was later employed as a service attendant at Carson’s Standard Station in Brookings for several years.
Gerald is survived by one sister, Dianne Berquist of Havre, Mont., one brother Doug (Valerie) Berg, of Odessa, Minn., four nieces and one nephew, eight great-nieces and four great-nephews.
Gerald was preceded in death by his parents Gus and Maxine Berg, brother-in-law Alan Berquist, and several aunts and uncles.
Arrangements have been placed in the care of McColley’s Chapel of the Hills in Hot Springs. Written condolences may be made at www.mccolleyschapels.com.