~ IN MEMORY ~
WWII veteran, NWA Capt. Clarence R. Ahlberg
August 7, 1924 ~ March 20, 2013
Notification of the passing of WWII veteran, retired NWA pilot and RNPA member Captain Clarence R. Ahlberg. Born/raised in California, Clarence Russell Ahlberg was 88 years of age at the time of his passing March 20th.
Captain Ahlberg hired on with Northwest 02-05-1948 and had worked as a Mechanic, a Master Mechanic, and a Flight Engineer prior to retiring as a Captain at the mandatory age 60 in 1984. He was preceded in death by his wife Betty Jane who died in July 2001.
Services will be held March 26, 2013, at 11:00 AM at Emmaus Lutheran Church, 8443 - 2nd Ave. S., Bloomington MN. Interment Ft. Snelling. Visitation is one hour prior to service at the church. To view/sign the online guestbook please visit the funeral home website at http://www.morrisnilsen.com/
Clarence R. Ahlberg
August 7, 1924 - March 20, 2013
Clarence R. Ahlberg, age 88, of Burnsville, MN and Chandler, AZ, walked into Glory on March 20, 2013, to be with his Lord and Savior. Preceded in death by wife, Betty Jane; his parents, brothers, Maynerd and Melvin Ahlberg and son-in-law, Chuck Beery. Survived by children, Sandy Beery, John T. Peterson ( LaJean ), Nancy Anderson ( Jim ) and Susan Nash ( Joel ); 14 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Margaret Nelson and sister-in-law, Lenore Ahlberg; nieces, nephews and friends. Clarence was a retired pilot with Northwest Airlines.
Services: Service Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at 11:00 AM at Emmaus Lutheran Church, 8443 - 2nd Ave. S., Bloomington. Interment Ft. Snelling. Visitation is one hour prior to service at the church. Memorials preferred.
U.S. Veterans Gravesite
Name: Betty Jane (Ahlen) Ahlberg
Service Info.:SSGT US AIR FORCE
Birth Date:29 Jan 1924
Death Date:23 Jul 2001
Relation:Wife Of Ahlberg, Clarence Russell
Interment Date:27 Jul 2001
Cemetery:Ft. Snelling National Cemetery
Cemetery Address:7601 34th Avenue, South Minneapolis, MN 55450