Dorothy J. Bergstrom, 85, of Menominee passed away Friday, July 26, 2013, at Rennes Health Center East. She was born on July 25, 1928 in Marinette, to the late Bernard and Theresea (Sztka) Szymik.
She married Harold Bergstrom on March 1, 1952 in Menominee, he died April 17, 1980. After raising her children Dorothy had worked as a cook at Menominee County Lloyd Hospital, Schloegel's, Chang's and Alexanders. She loved spending time with her family (especially her grandchildren). She enjoyed cooking, baking and sewing. She was a member of Bethel Lutheran Church.
Dorothy is survived by two daughters: Risa Bergstrom and Mary Kay (Mark Krueger) Bergstrom, both of Menominee; three sons: Steve (Audrey) Bergstrom and Harold (Amy) Bergstrom, Jr. both of Marinette and Jon (Cheryl) Bergstrom of River Forest, Ill.; and 10 grandchildren. In addition to her husband Harold, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Kristen Ankney; son, Robert; four brothers and a sister.
Friends may call at Bethel Lutheran Church, Menominee, on Tuesday, July 30, 2013 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at 6 p.m. with Reverend Scott Ehle officiating.
Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery.
A Memorial fund has been established.
Cadieu-Thielen Funeral Home, Menominee is assisting the family.