Bernice Fay Baldwin, 98 of Hibbing went to be with her Lord on Saturday, May 18, 2019 in Heritage Manor in Chisholm. She was born April 15, 1921 in the Allouez neighborhood of Superior WI, the daughter of John and Ida (Solum) Worsley; and graduated from Superior East High School in 1939. Bernice married Neil Lee Baldwin on April 21, 1942. They were blessed with three daughters: Lorna, Linda, Lesley and their son Neil Lee, Jr. With Bernice’s love of her church, she and Neil were custodians at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church for many years. She shared over 60 years of her time and talents as a member of Our Saviors, and made pasties with the Kelly Lake Ladies Aide.
Bernice is survived by daughters: Lorna Baldwin of Hibbing and Linda (Frank) Kangas of Kelly Lake; grandchildren: Lynette (Mike) Grozdanich of Hibbing, Jason Stadum of Oklahoma, Racquel (Brian) Pett of Bolingbrook IL, and Travis Nickerson of Hibbing; great-grandchildren: Angela (Paul) Fuenffinger, Aaron (Tiffany) Grozdanich, Dillon (Meghen Hodge) Tomassini, and Shelby Tomassini; great-great-grandchildren: Jordan, Alex, Nathan, and Ava Fuenffinger, Devin Nickerson, and “one on the way”; numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
She was a true and faithful servant who will be greatly remembered in our hearts.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Neil, Sr.; daughter: Lesley Stadum; Son Neil, Jr.; brothers: Ray, George, Charles, Bill, Woody, two brothers in infancy; and sister: Lorna Sanders.
Bernice’s family would like to thank the staff of Heritage Manor in Chisholm for their compassionate care.
Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 25, 2019 at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Hibbing. Pastor Kevin Olson will officiate. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will follow the Hibbing Park - Maple Hill Cemetery.
Family services provided by Anderson-Daniels, A Bauman Family Funeral Home in Hibbing. To share condolences online, please see: www.baumanfuneralome.com .