Jane Berg Gjonnes, 96, of Frankfort, KY, formerly of Byron and Oregon, IL, died Thursday, August 15, 2013. Jane was born on February 26, 1917, in Luck, Wisconsin, to Carl and Florence (Carlson) Hammerstrom. She graduated from Luck High School on May 17, 1935. She married Albin Berg on November 3, 1945. He preceded her in death in 1982. Jane married her good friend Harold Gjonnes in 1996 and he preceded her in death in 1997.
In addition to Albin and Harold, Jane is preceded in death by her parents Carl and Florence Hammerstrom, infant sister Rachel Helen and granddaughter Mandy Sutherlin.
Jane is survived by her children, Sarah (Charles) Harlow of Salt Lake City, UT; Rachel (Steven) Burdge of Orlando, FL; Carl (Marilyn) Berg of Oregon, IL; Jeanne (James) Martin, Frankfort, KY; and Daniel (Rhonda) Berg of Gallup, NM; 12 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; a sister Fern Baard of Madison, WI; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and good friends.
Jane was a loving mother, grandmother, and friend who will be remembered for her kind and gentle spirit and her deep and abiding love of her Lord and Savior. We celebrate that she is now in His loving arms.
Funeral services will be held at the Atlas United Methodist Church in Atlas, WI, on Tuesday, August 20, 2013, at 11 a.m. Memorials can be made to the Atlas United Methodist Church or the Franklin County Senior Center in Frankfort, KY. Arrangements were entrusted to the Harrod Brothers Funeral Home, Frankfort, KY. Online condolences can be made to www.harrodbrothersfuneralhome.com.