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Bernice I. Spielman

Bernice I. Spielman, 75, resident of Pequot Lakes, passed away Friday, June 13, 2014 at her home.

Bernice was born on April 26, 1939 in Brainerd, Minnesota to Gerald and Magdalene (Byers) Warren. She was married to Richard Spielman for 42 years. She was a member of the Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Pequot Lakes, where she served as church secretary and in many other capacities over 53 years. She was a fire warden for 50 years and worked as a bookkeeper at the Quarterdeck for 20+ years.

She is survived by:

Sons - Michael (Peggy), Jim (Terri) and Kevin (Tina) and Daughter - Elaine (Al) Sikkink all of Pequot Lakes

Stepsons - Keith (Karen) of Fargo, North Dakota; Gary (Rose) of East Grand Forks; and Steve (Kathy) of Balaton

Two brothers, one sister, many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband and her parents.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Pequot Lakes with Pastor Frank Milo officiating. Burial will be in Stoney Brook Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church on Tuesday evening from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. and Wednesday morning the hour prior to services.

Nelson-Doran Funeral Home and Crematory, Brainerd, MN