ROCHELLE — Eudora Elizabeth Bergen, 91, of Rochelle, formerly of Wheaton, passed away Thursday, Dec. 12, 2012 at home in Rochelle.
She was born March 11, 1921 in Newton, Kan., the daughter of Gurney and Vera (McIntosh) Hendrickson. She was united in marriage to Ernest Leonard Bergen on July 21, 1940 in Newton, Kan.
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; and one son, Phillip Dale Bergen.
Eudora is survived by one son, James (Sally) Bergen of Rockford; one daughter, Rebecca Bergen of Rochelle; seven grandchildren, Kimberly (Joseph) Giebudowski, Sheryl (Dave) Symons, Sam (Maile) Bergen, Dale (Debbie) Ashby, Timothy Miller, Phillip Bergen Jr. and Karen Lynn (Mark Sr.) Gaylord; 17 great-grandchildren, Brandon (Ashley), Kayleigh Beth, and Lindsey Rebecca Giebudowski; Sheila, Joshua and Caleb Symons; Aidan, Charis and Kalena Hope Bergen; Robert and Erin Ashby; Mark, Sarah, Joshua, Nicholas, Aaron and Nathaniel Gaylord; and one great-great-grandson, Bryson Giebudowski.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, Jan. 5 at noon at the Hub City Senior Center. A memorial is to be established. Burial of cremated body will be at Lawnridge Cemetery in Rochelle.
An online guest book is available at www.ungerhorner.com.