Katherine Bergan, 77

June 23, 1944 —
Oct. 5, 2021
RICEVILLE - Katherine Bergan, age 77, of Riceville, Iowa, passed away on Oct. 5, 2021 at Mitchell County Regional Health Center in Osage, Iowa.
A private family burial will be held at United Lutheran Cemetery in Ridgeway, Iowa. 
Katherine Elizabeth Bergan was born on June 23, 1944, to Freddy and Selma (Jaastad) Bergan. She grew up on the family farm in Ridgeway. She enjoyed coloring pretty pictures, finishing word search puzzles and reading books.  She was known for her quirky sense of humor and always made those around her laugh. 
Her favorite foods were a meat-and-cheese sandwich and chicken noodle soup, and she never passed up a glass of chocolate milk. She was loved by her friends and caregivers at Riceville Family Care & Therapy Center and will be deeply missed by her loved ones. 
Katherine is survived by her brother, Bill (Helen) Bergan; nephews, Richard (Cathy) Bergan and Michael (Kristi) Bergan; great-nieces and nephews; and great-great-nieces and nephews. 
She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, David. 


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