Lake Arthur: Funeral services for Alma Jane Berg, 73, were held at Matthews and Son Funeral Home in Lake Arthur on Monday, March 16, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Doug Milliron officiating.

Mrs. Berg passed away Monday, March 9th, 2009 at St. Francis Regional Medical Center in Minnesota.

She was born in Waxia, La. to the late Luke and Minnie Boudreaux. She has lived in Minnesota for over 40 years.

Mrs. Berg was laid to rest in St. Anthony Cemetery following her services.

Survivors include her children, Coy Berg and his wife Judy of Chaska, Minnesota, Vickie Maus and her husband Darwin of Richland Center, Wisc., Nancy Berg of Savage, Minnesota, and Shelly Sarkela and her husband Nick of Jordan, Minnesota; one brother, Lester Boudreaux of Orange, Texas; five sisters, Joyce Bellard of Opelousas, Lonnie Cormier and Frances Leger both of Lacassine, and Pat Higginbotham and Cherly Guidry both of Lake Arthur; nine grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Maxine Stelley and Priscilla Broussard; and two brothers, Lee Boudreaux and Luke “Blackie” Boudreaux Jr.

Pallbearers were David Bellard, Steven Cormier, Brian Parker, Carl Higginbotham, Brian Boudreaux, and Chad Guidry.

Words of comfort may be expressed to the Berg family at

Arrangements were entrusted to Matthews and Son Funeral Home of Lake Arthur.

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