October 8, 1932 – Thursday, December 20, 2018
Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Winsted, MN
Friday, December 28, 2018
Chilson Funeral Home, Winsted, MN
Thursday, December 27, 2018
4-8 p.m. with prayers at 7:45
Charles “Charlie” Joseph Millerbernd, age 86 of Winsted, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on December 20, 2018.
Charlie was born on October 8, 1932 to Carl and Mildred Millerbernd in Winsted, MN. He was baptized, confirmed and attended school at Holy Trinity Catholic School.
Charles served his country in the United States Army, part of the SVC Battery, 5th Field Artillery Battalion.
On May 26, 1962, Charlie married Barbara Ann Quast of Winsted at Holy Trinity Catholic Church and together they raised five children.
Charlie worked with his brother, Ralph, as co-owners of Carl Millerbernd Machine Co. for over forty years until his retirement in 1990.
Charlie had a wonderful sense of humor, good heart and would assist anyone who needed his help. He was loved and cherished by his wife of 56 years, children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, family and friends.
He was preceded in death his parents, brother and daughter Cathy.
Charlie is survived by his wife, Barbara; children, Alan (Marette) Millerbernd of Lester Prairie, Tom (Candace) Millernbernd of Chaska, Jane (David) Schreiber of Big Lake and Craig (Molly) Millerbernd of Lester Prairie; grandchildren Alex (Katie), Marissa (Nick) Hattling, Josh, Grace, Carter, Hallie, Seth, Clara and Anna; great grandchildren Nash and Shepard; siblings Mary Ann, Donald, Ralph, Judy, Catherine, Elizabeth, Barbara and Eileen; also many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Visitation for Charlie will be held Thursday, Dec. 27 from 4-8 p.m. with prayers at 7:45 p.m. at the Chilson Funeral Home of Winsted.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, Dec. 28 at 11:00 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church of Winsted.
Celebrants will be Father Anthony Stubeda and Father Paul Schumacher.
Gift bearers will be Charlie’s granddaughters. Urn bearers will be Craig Millerbernd and Charlie’s grandsons. Eulogy will be given by Alan Millerbenrd and the reader will be Cheryl Heimerl.
Luncheon to follow at church.
Interment in Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery of Winsted.