Bernard R. Burger

Bernard R. Burger

Aug 2, 1937 – January 4, 2018

Passed away suddenly. Preceded in death by parents, Ben and Cecilia Burger; brothers, James and Kenneth; sister, Joan Manion; daughter-in-law, Dini Burger. Survived by wife of 54 years, Elaine (Heimann) Burger; daughters, Kathryn McClenahan (Don) and Barbara Franzluebbers (Ron); sons, Brent (Joan Walker) and Daniel (Cindy Grady); ten grandchildren: Rob, Mitch, Tom, Ben, Rachel, Leah, Ryan, Nathan, Wyatt, and Blythe; sisters, Jan Harstick (Willie) and Patty Tinglehoff; many nieces and nephews.

Served in the U.S. Army in France 1960-1962; was a member of Knights of Columbus Council 562 and 4th Degree Chalice Club; avid bowler, bridge player, St Louis Cardinal fan and Husker fan.

The family will receive friends on Monday, January 8th from 6pm to 7:30pm at Holy Cross Catholic Church, with VIGIL SERVICE to follow at 7:30pm.  MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL on Tuesday, Jan. 9th at 10:30am, Holy Cross Catholic Church.  Interment, Resurrection Cemetery.  Memorials to Holy Cross Catholic Church.





  • John and Cynthia Tiedeman Posted January 8, 2018 11:36 am

    Elaine, we are sad to hear of Bernie’s death. You two were such a joy to be with. Your relationship seemed so kind and enjoyable. We can’t imagine your sorrow. With sympathy, John and Cynthia

  • Tim/Andrea Rayner Posted January 8, 2018 4:42 pm

    Our prayers to the Burger Family. A truly kind man.

  • Mary Pat and Chris O’Callaghan Posted January 8, 2018 6:56 pm

    Our sympathy and prayers.

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