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Eleanor G. Berglund

Eleanor G. Berglund, 98, of Minneapolis, formerly of Bemidji, died Tuesday, March 24, 2009, at Methodist Hospital in St. Louis Park, Minn.

Private funeral services were held March 27, 2009, at the Olson-Schwartz Funeral Home with the Rev. James Darchuk of First Lutheran Church officiating. Burial was held in Greenwood Cemetery in Bemidji.

She was born Oct. 16, 1910, to Ida and W.H. Griewe in Ada, Minn. She graduated from Bemidji High school and attended college at Bemidji State and Valley City, N.D. She married A.B. Berglund on Dec. 2, 1934, in Bemidji. She was a resident of Bemidji from 1926-1975.

She is survived by her daughter, Rita and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her son, Arlen Ben in 1944; her husband; parents; sisters, Luverna, Esther, Aurora and Althea; and a brother, Rueben.