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Lois A. 'Toni' Bergland

The service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Nordland Lutheran Church, rural Paynesville.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Johnson Funeral Home in Paynesville. Memorials preferred to Toni Bergland Memorial/Orono Schools, the Humane Society or Nordland Lutheran Church's "Nordland Knitters."

She was born in Minneapolis and was the community education and public relations director for Orono School District for more than 25 years. She lived in Maple Plain for 37 years before moving to New London. She was active with both Christ Lutheran and Nordland Lutheran churches. She spent winters in Fort Walton Beach, Fla.

She is survived by her children: Cathy, Beth (and Christian) Johnson, and Brent (and Raina) Bergland; three grandsons; and one sister, Gloria (and David) Hassinger.

She was preceded in death by her husband: Dean.