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Service: The Boldt Funeral Home, Faribault
  Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.
Visitation: One hour prior to the service on Thursday

Thomas "Tom" Berentson, age 61 of Faribault, died on Saturday, October 26, 2013 at his home.

Memorial services will be held at the Boldt Funeral Home, Faribault on Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 2 p.m. with the Reverend Lora Sturm, Faribault Area Hospice chaplain, officiating. Interment will be at Meadow Ridge Memorial Park, Faribault.

Memorial visitation will be for one hour prior to the service on Thursday.

Thomas Richard, the son of Vern and Nicoloza (Cabellero) Berentson, was born June 8, 1952 in Mankato. He graduated from Mankato West High School in 1970 and went on to South Central College in Albert Lea. Tom served in the U.S. Army. He was an electrician and was previously employed by Sellner Manufacturing and currently by Crown Cork and Seal, both of Faribault. On February 28, 1991, Tom married Diana M. Simmons in Mankato.

He is survived by his wife, Diana of Faribault; six children, Julie Berentson (and Jason) of Eagan, Eric (and Sheila) Radel of Cottage Grove, Fred Berentson of Eagle Lake, Angela Berentson of Faribault, Tracy Berentson of Faribault and Travis Berentson of Mankato; eight grandchildren, Kassandra, Ethan, Nathan, Gavin, Elijah, Ava, Belinda, MacKenzie; brothers and sisters, Bob (and Kathy) Berentson of Mankato, Anna Kerns of Mapleton, Barb (and Dale, who passed away a day after Tom) Kerns of Mankato, Malinda (and Forrest) Engebretson of Mapleton, Tony Berentson of Mapleton, Frances Berentson of Mankato, Rose (and Tom) Delbarre of Eagle Lake, Tim Berentson of Mapleton; step sister, Judy Bissell of Mankato and step brother, Al Padilla of Minneapolis.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother in law, George Kerns.


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Name: Sue and Bob Freeberg
Email: bob.suefreeberg@charter.net
Date: Wednesday October 30, 2013


Dear Fred and Family, You are all in our hearts and minds with the passing of your Dad and loved one. We pray that you are comforted by those who mourn with you. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers. Sincerely, Sue and Bob Freeberg

Name: Jennifer Palma
Email: jlh61171@yahoo.com
Date: Tuesday October 29, 2013


Dear Tracy, I am so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. Please know you and your entire family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Barb Starch
Email: bastarch@kmwb.net
Date: Monday October 28, 2013


Dear Diana, Tracy, and family,I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. May God grant you beautiful memories of Tom. Peace and comfort to all of you. Barb Starch

Name: Debbie Freiberg
Date: Monday October 28, 2013


Diane and family - Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Debbie & Randy Freiberg