Willard J. “Jerry” Berge, 88, formerly of Amherst Junction, died Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, at Maple Ridge Memory Care in Plover. He was under the care of Heartland Hospice of Stevens Point.
Per his wishes, no services will be held.
Pisarski Community Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 2911 Plover Road, Plover, assisted the family with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Berge was born Feb. 21, 1925, in Portage County, a son of the late James and Alma (Isaacson) Berge.
He entered service July 26, 1945, in Milwaukee and served in the Army. He received the Victory Medal and American Theater Ribbon. He was honorably discharged Dec. 3, 1946, at Fort Sheridan, Ill.
He worked on the family dairy farm in the Rosholt area. He played softball and rode his bike in Rosholt.
Survivors include one brother, Roy (Georgia), Amherst Junction; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by six brothers and sisters.