Frances Ruth Scharberg, 87, formerly of area
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 3:18 AM
Frances Ruth Scharberg, 87, died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, at her home in Brownsdale.
Frances was born the daughter of Harry C. and Frances (Bremseth) Inglett in Prosper, Minn. She graduated from high school. Frances was united in marriage to Loren Johnson, Jan. 20, 1945, in La Crosse, Wis. He died May 3, 1969. She married Aden Scharberg Dec. 28, 1971, in Harmony, Minn., and he died Oct. 1, 1979.
She lived in Prosper until moving to Brownsdale area in 1971, and into Mill Street Apartments in 1983. Frances worked at Lohn's Fairway in Brownsdale for 10 years. She served on the Evanger Lutheran Church Board and a number of years on the Altar Society.
Frances is survived by a stepson, Hilmen (Bev) Scharberg, Rochester; a stepdaughter, Sharon Max, Mitchell, S.D.; three stepgrandchildren, six stepgreat-grandchildren, four great-great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; both husbands; three brothers and two sisters.
The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 25, at Our Savior Lutheran Church, 411 West Main St., Brownsdale, with visitation one hour before the service at the church. Interment will be in Garness Cemetery in Mabel.
Czaplewski Family Funeral Home in Brownsdale is in charge of arrangements.