warning: file_exists(): open_basedir restriction in effect. File(/var/www/vhosts/glencoenews.com/httpdocs/../ad_/ad_cache_.inc) is not within the allowed path(s): (/var/www/vhosts/glencoenews.com/httpdocs/:/tmp/) in /var/www/vhosts/glencoenews.com/httpdocs/sites/all/modules/ad/adserve.inc on line 160.

Dellas Louise VonBerge, 75, of Glencoe

Dellas Louise (Feltmann) VonBerge, age 75, of Glencoe, Minnesota, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 2, at United Hospital in St. Paul. Funeral services were held Saturday, Oct. 6, 11:00 a.m. at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glencoe, with interment following at the church cemetery.
Pastor Daniel Welch officiated the ceremony.
Robin Kruse was the organist and “Amazing Grace,” “Abide With Me,” “Just As I Am,” and “Holy God We Praise Thy Name” were the congregational hymns.
Mrs. VonBerge’s grandchildren, Anna VonBerge, Sarah VonBerge, Karalyn Closs, Nicole Ebeling, Kathy Brinkman, Lilly Brinkman, Cole Brinkman, Amanda Brinkman, Jacob Arnold, Morgan Arnold, Gracie Arnold, Shylah VonBerge, Paisley VonBerge, Gabbi VonBerge, and Eddie VonBerge were the honorary casket-bearers. Dellas’s grandchildren, Tom VonBerge, Nathan Closs, Evan Closs, Caleb Ebeling, Nolan Brinkman, and Noah VonBerge were the casket-bearers.
Dellas Louise (Feltmann) VonBerge was born March 31, 1943, in Young America. She was the daughter of Melvin and Berdella (Farber) Feltmann. Mrs. VonBerge was baptized as an infant April 18, 1943, by Rev. Kramer and later confirmed in her faith as a youth April 14, 1957, by Rev. Raedeke both at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Norwood Young America. She received her education in Norwood Young America, Minnesota, graduating with the Central High School Class of 1961.
Rev. Reith united Dellas in marriage to Earl VonBerge July 20, 1963 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Norwood Young America united Dellas in marriage to Earl VonBerge. She and Earl made their home on their farm west of Green Isle for 34 years and then moved to Glencoe in 1999. Their life was blessed with seven children, Steve, Kara, Barb, Lori, Cheryl, David and Bill. She and Earl shared over 55 years of marriage.
In addition to being a loving wife, mother and homemaker, Mrs. VonBerge helped on the farm. She also cooked for the Glencoe-Silver Lake School District for 25 years. She was a member at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glencoe.
Mrs. VonBerge was very organized. She enjoyed singing, flower and vegetable gardening, canning and cooking. Mrs. VonBerge always made sure she had fresh baked cookies for the grandchildren. She treasured the time spent with her family, cousins and friends.
Mrs. VonBerge passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 2, at United Hospital in St. Paul, at the age of 75 years, 6 months and 2 days.
Blessed be her memory.
She is survived by her husband, Earl VonBerge of Glencoe; children, Steve VonBerge and his wife, Kelly, of New Germany, Kara Closs and her husband, Doug, of Fairmont, Barb Oelfke and her husband, Keith, of Watertown, Lori Brinkman and her husband, Dan, of Norwood Young America, Cheryl VonBerge of Delano, David VonBerge and his wife, Jessie, of North Mankato, Bill VonBerge and his wife, April, of Hutchinson; 21 grandchildren; sister, Darlene Mackenthun and her husband, Loren, of Glencoe; brother, Daryl Feltmann and his wife, Diane, of Norwood Young America; sisters-in-law, Judy Feltmann of Norwood Young America, Cindy VonBerge of Hutchinson; brothers-in-law, Ronald VonBerge and his wife, Jeanie, of Brownton, Robert VonBerge and his wife, Dianne, Glencoe; nephews, nieces, cousins, other relatives and many friends.
Mrs. VonBerge was preceded in death by her parents, Melvin and Berdella Feltmann; infant sister, Laura Feltmann; brother, Gary Feltmann; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Ernie & Alice VonBerge; brother-in-law, Gary VonBerge.
Arrangements by the Johnson-McBride Funeral Chapel of Glencoe. Online Obituaries and Guest Book available at www.mcbridechapel.com
Please click on obituaries/guest book.