Priscilla Berger dies at 85
– Born on March 8, 1931 in El Paso Texas, Priscilla Viola Berger passed away peacefully on Jan. 23, 2017 in Atascadero. Preceded in death by her husband of 39 years, James T. Berger; daughter Robin C. Berger; Parents Federico and Petrita Arellano; brothers Fred, George, Edward and Jesus Arellano; nephew Eugene “A.J.” Arellano.
She is survived by son, Bruce J. Berger (Laura), grandson, Holden M. Berger, grand-daughters, Madison L., Delaney S., and Eryn C. Berger; daughter, Anita L. Berger, brother, Dr. Eugene W. Arellano, sisters, Marcella Stilwell and Eleanor Love, and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and in-laws. Priscilla was a Registered Nurse, a private pilot (former member of the SLOPA and 99s), a master food preserver, and an avid quilter/seamstress. She was a wonderful spirit and a joy to be with in this world. We will forever miss and love her.
Family and friends are invited to a celebration of life on Sunday Feb. 12 at 11 a,m. at Chapel of the Roses located at 3450 El Camino Real, Atascadero, California 93422. , in lieu of flowers, they request a donation to the American Heart Association or to your favorite charity.