Funeral services for Charlotte Louise (Steen) Bergstrom were held Feb. 20, 2014 at Stevenson Funeral Home in Baker with Pastor Neva Rathbun officiating.
Funeral services for Charlotte Louise (Steen) Bergstrom were held Feb. 20, 2014 at Stevenson Funeral Home in Baker with Pastor Neva Rathbun officiating. Burial was in the Bonnievale Cemetery in Baker.
Charlotte Louise Bergstrom passed away peacefully Feb. 15, 2014 at her home in Baker.
Charlotte was born Jan. 10, 1931, in Baker the daughter of Fred and Corrine Steen. She attended grade school in Ollie and graduated from high school in Baker. Charlotte was married to Robert James Bergstrom in September, 1948 and lived south of Baker where they farmed and ranched. Together they had three children, Robert “Rob” John Bergstrom, Barry “Butch” Keith Bergstrom, and Randy Kay Bergstrom.
Robert and Charlotte later divorced with Charlotte working briefly in Baker and then moving to Spearfish, S.D. where she managed the Kelly Inn. She later settled in Sheridan, Wyo. where she made her home working at the Sheridan Center, Mint Bar, and the Legion Club.
Charlotte lived on the outskirts of Sheridan along Goose Creek where she enjoyed working in her large yard and garden. She took pride in her many flowers and keeping her yard immaculate. Charlotte was an animal lover and was especially fond of her cats and dogs. She was an avid card player and enjoyed spending time with family and friends. After her retirement, Charlotte moved back to Baker in the fall of 2008.
Survivors include her two sons, Rob and his wife Julie of Mission, S.D., and Butch and his wife Joann of Sheridan, Wyo.; a daughter, Randi and her husband Doug Wenz of Baker; four grandchildren: Diane (Verlyn) Bouma of George Iowa, Damon Wenz of Billings, Bo (Lindsey) Bergstrom of Boulder, Colo, and Jay (fiance Maggie) Bergstrom of Sheridan, Wyo.; five great-grandchildren: Brooke and Hailey Wenz of Billings, Anna and Morgan Bergstrom of Boulder, Colo., and Alivia Groshart of Sheridan, Wyo; one brother, Gordon and his wife Jan Steen of Baker; numerous nieces and nephews.
Charlotte was preceded in death by her parents, infant brother Robert, and her granddaughter Cindy Roberts.
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