Beverly Jean Bamberg


Madison - Beverly Jean Bamberg, 95, formerly of Corsica, died at Madison Regional Health System on Wednesday, January 29, 2020. Funeral service will be Monday, February 3, 2020 at 10:30 AM at St. Peter Lutheran Church near Armour with burial following in St. Peter Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, February 2, 2020 from 1 - 3 PM at Koehn Bros. Funeral Chapel in Corsica with prayer service at 3:00 PM.

Beverly Jean Bamberg was born on November 12, 1924 on the family farm near Corsica to Walter and Bertha (Titze) Bormann. She was baptized on March 22, 1925 at home and confirmed on May 1, 1938 at St. Johns Lutheran Church, Hillside, SD. She attended country school in Walnut Grove Township in Douglas County. She helped on the family farm and also worked for other families in the area. During World War II, she worked as a clerk for several years in the G.F. Buche Store in Mitchell, SD. On June 29, 1947, she married Gilbert Bamberg at St. Peter Lutheran Church near Armour and lived in Corsica. Gib died on September 28, 1996. Beverly stayed in Corsica until December 20, 2008 when she moved to Bethel Lutheran Home in Madison, SD. She was a member of the Get To-Gather Extension Club and American Legion Auxiliary for over 55 years. She enjoyed reading, embroidery, and baking.

She is survived by 2 children, Sandra Bordewyk and husband, Doug of Madison, SD, Robert “Bob” Bamberg and wife, Brenda of Corsica, SD, 5 grandchildren, Christopher Bordewyk of Howards Grove, WI, Alex Bordewyk and fiancee, Deven Scott of Denver, CO, Megan Bordewyk of Ft. Pierre, SD, Laurinda Blom and husband, Nathan of Corsica, SD and Luke Bamberg and wife, Lexi of Corsica, 2 great-grandchildren, Jayce and Bryer Blom, brother, Walter “Dale” Bormann and wife, Donna Mae of Corsica, SD, and sister, Mardell Dockendorf of Corsica, SD.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and 2 brothers, Don Borman and Delmar Bormann.

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