Marguerite Berger

June 29, 2019

Marguerite Lou Berger, 80, of Cheboygan, passed away Saturday, June 29, 2019 at home.

Marguerite was born May 27, 1939 in Cheboygan, the daughter of Carl and Marion (MacLeod) McRae.

She grew up in Cheboygan and later moved to Detroit, graduating from Southeastern High School in 1957, and later the Detroit Business Institute in 1959.

On June 17, 1960 in Detroit, she married Richard Lanceford Berger.

She loved reading, knitting, drives to the beach, storytelling, spending time with her friends and family, especially her grandchildren, and playing the bubble game.

Surviving are a son, Richard (Paula) Lanceford Berger Jr. of Cheboygan,  two daughters,  Robin (Joseph) Louise Bourrie of Cumming, Georgia, and Maurine Lou Berger, also of Cheboygan, her grandchildren, Robert and  Brandon Bourrie, Adam(Leah) Blatchford, Craig (Erin) Blatchford, Kara (Christopher) Blatchford, and Jacob and Sophia Stec, a step granddaughter, Jenna Prevo, a great-grand child Carsynn, and her grand fur babies,  Millie, Cooper, Herbie, Nikki, Chief, Lacie, and Brooke.  

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 11:00am, at Pinehill Cemetery in Cheboygan.

Memorials may be made to the Altanta Boxer Rescue at

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The Nordman-Christian Funeral Home in Cheboygan is caring for the family.

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