Cover photo for Mary Ellen Berggren's Obituary
Mary Ellen Berggren Profile Photo
1942 Mary 2019

Mary Ellen Berggren

December 31, 1942 — April 26, 2019

Forest Lake

Mary Ellen J. Berggren (Hapka) died suddenly on April 26, 2019 at age 76, after a brief illness. Preceded in death by her husband, Raymond (Gale); twin sons, Bradley and Scott; parents, Chester and Ella Hapka; brother, Don Hapka.  Survived by loving children, Kimberly (Paul Hasse), Philip (Lisa Szulga), Randy; grandson, Michael; fun-loving cat, “Tiggers”; sister-in-law, Darlene Hapka; brothers, Chet (Judy) Hapka, and Duane Hapka; several nieces and nephews.  Mary Ellen devoted her life to caring for her husband and the nurturing of her children.  She enjoyed working in her gardens every year and flower arranging.

A Celebration of Mary Ellen's life will be held at 2:00 p.m., on Sunday, May 5, 2019, at Mattson Funeral Home, 343 North Shore Drive, Forest Lake.  The family will be greeting friends an hour and a half prior to the service at the funeral home.  Interment at Scandinavian Cemetery.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Mary Ellen Berggren, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Sunday, May 5, 2019

12:30 - 2:00pm (Central time)

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Celebration of Life

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Starts at 2:00pm (Central time)

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Interment

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Starts at 4:30pm (Central time)

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Visits: 0

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree