Bernard Broberg |

Bernard Broberg

Visitation for family and friends of Bernard Donald Broberg of Nevada City will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Chapel of the Angels in Grass Valley. Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at Grace Lutheran Church in Grass Valley. Burial will be at St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery in Chicago Park.

Mr. Broberg died Monday, Nov. 4, at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital. He was 79.

He was born April 19, 1923, in Onamia, Minn., to Peter Broberg and Mathilda Christensen. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps as a staff sergeant for 31/2 years. He married Joyce on June 30, 1946, in Wyoming, Minn.

He was a manufacturing engineer/machinist for 16 years for TRW. He also owned Master Machining. He was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars and an usher and elder at Grace Lutheran Church. He enjoyed fishing.

He is survived by his wife, Joyce Broberg of Nevada City; daughters and sons-in-law Cheryl and Bob Lansing of Fresno and Lynn and Bill Maas of Nevada City; son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Priscilla Broberg of Felton; brother, Howard Broberg of Camp Big Too Much, Minn.; sister, Ann Johnson of Texas; granddaughters Wendi Jolly and Kate Maas; and great-grandchildren Kaylyn and Jayson Jolly. He was preceded in death by five brothers and sisters.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Cancer Aid Thrift Store or Good Shepard Home of the West.

Arrangements are under the direction of Chapel of the Angels Mortuary.

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