Bernice McColgen, 85, of the Lower Sioux Community and Santee Sioux Tribe returned to the Creator Sunday, May 5, 2013 at her home surrounded by family and friends. Memorial services were
Wednesday at the Lower Sioux Church Hall. Interment was in St. Cornelia’s Episcopal Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice.com. The Stephens Funeral Service - Redwood Valley Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.
Bernice was born October 21, 1927 in Niobrara, Neb. to Mabel Bill.
She moved to the Lower Sioux Community in 1993. Bernice enjoyed playing Bingo and following the Minnesota sports teams.
Bernice is survived by her grandchildren Tyler and Zak Pendleton; cousins: the Tom Columbus family and Joan Pendleton family and many other relatives and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Jack and sister Blanche.