Lillian E. Bergerson


Lillian E. Bergerson, 90, of Two Harbors, MN, died peacefully on Tuesday December 28, 2021 at St. Luke’s Hospital.

She was born in Brimson, MN, and grew up on Bassett Lake in a close Finnish community. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Lillian worked as a cook at the John A. Johnson Elementary School for 25 years until retirement.

She was preceded in death by her husband David; sons, Paul, and Phil; daughter-in-law Beth; brother, Robert Tastula; and sisters, Bertha Ruhnke and Dorothy Carlson.

Lillian is survived by her sons, Gary (Karen) and Terry; daughter-in-law Judy; grandchildren, Lauren, and Michael; great-grandsons, Tim, and Ben; sister, Ruth Studier; and brother, John Tastula.

The family would like to thank the compassionate staff at the St. Luke’s Hospice and Waterview Shores ALF. To share your memories or condolences online please visit