Bernice K. ?Bebe? Mertens, 83, a lifelong resident of the Lake Region passed away early Wednesday morning, May 1, 2013 at the Good Samaritan Center, Devils Lake.
Mass of the Resurrection will be held on Monday, May 6 at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Devils Lake with Fr. C.F. Wilhelm celebrating the Mass. Bernice made the decision to donate her body to UND School of Medicine for research purposes so burial will take place at a later date. Visitation will be held at the Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake on Sunday from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m. and on Monday at the church one hour prior to the funeral Mass.
Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake, is in charge of arrangements.