Nancy Berns

  • Nancy Berns
    Nancy Berns

Nancy Rose Berns, age 76, of Blue Ridge, passed away at her residence Sunday, November 1, 2020. 

She was born May 27, 1944, in Aurora, Illinois, to the late William White and Muriel Wiler White. Nancy was the former owner of Sugar Creek Farms and Hampton Square Properties in Blue Ridge. She was also a member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church. 

Preceding her in death is her loving husband, Glenn Phillip Berns; son, Joseph Berns; brother, William “Bud” White; and sister, Carole Sandefur.

Nancy is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Jeff and Allison Berns of St. Petersburg, Florida; daughter, Deborah Lipinski of Warrenville, Illinois; Four grandchildren, Michael McGrath, Jeffrey McGrath, Jordan Berns and Dan Berns; Five great-grandchildren, Hunter McGrath, Hudson McGrath, Henry McGrath, Cameron McGrath and Jordan Ann Berns.

Funeral Services were held Monday, November 9, 2020, at 10 a.m. from St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Plano, Illinois. Interment followed in the Little Rock Township Cemetery. 

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Akins Funeral Home of Blue Ridge was in charge of local arrangements.