Submitted by Melva Taylor
The Sterling Daily Gazette, Sterling/Rock Falls, IL
September 6, 1983 - Tuesday, pg. 10
BERNICE MARGARETTE PEDERSEN
Largo, Fla: - - Mrs. Bernice Margarette Pedersen, 80, formerly of Tampico, 2105 W. Day Drive, Largo, Fla., died Sunday at Oak Manor Nursing home, Largo, Fla.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday afternoon at 2 p.m. at the Allen-Schmitt-Garland Funeral Home, Tampico, with Rev. Bradford Wilson, pastor of the Tampico United Methodist church officiating. Burial will be in Tampico Memorial Cemetery, Tampico. Friends may call at the Allen-Schmitt-Garland Funeral Home on Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. A memorial has been established in her memory to the Heart Fund and Cancer Fund of Whiteside County. Bernice Pedersen was born on .......
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