Bernice Berntsen Pierson, 71, passed away May 10, 1997 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Born November 20, 1925 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Peter W and Kate Farnes Berntsen.She was a medical receptionist at Bryner Clinic Pediatrics for over six years.

Survived by children, Steve (Lilly) Pierson, Karen (Charlie) Sokol, seven grandchildren, brothers, John R. (Ellen) Berntsen, and E. Farnes (Beverly) Berntsen.

Funeral services will be held 10 a.m., Thursday, May 15, 1997 at the Wasatch Lawn Mortuary Chapel, 3401 Highland Drive, where friends may call Wednesday 6 to 8 pm and Thursday prior to services 8:45 to 9:45 a.m. Interment, Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park.

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