Roland J. Berg

Oct. 30, 1925 - Nov. 12, 2005

Roland J. Berg of Waukesha died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2005, at Waukesha Springs Health and Rehabilitation Center at the age of 80. He was born in Milwaukee on Oct. 30, 1925, the son of Walter and Anna (nee Schubert) Berg.

Roland was a 1946 graduate of Waukesha High School, where he excelled at track. He worked for many years on the family farm in Waukesha.

Roland was a member of the Mukwonago Congregation of Jehovahís Witnesses.

Survivors include two sisters, Ruth Kalczynski of Waukesha and Joyce (Jerry) Schmitz of Watertown; a brother, John (Deborah) Berg of Eagle; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

His parents and a brother-in-law, Edward Kalczynski, preceded him in death.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the time of a memorial reading at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16, at Schmidt & Bartelt-Van Valin Funeral Home, 315 Main St. (Highway ES), Mukwonago. Rolandís ashes will be laid to rest privately at Oak Knoll Cemetery in Mukwonago.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Waukesha Springs and Odyssey Health Care for their kind and loving care.

Schmidt & Bartelt-Van Valin Funeral Home of Mukwonago, 363-7126, is serving the family.