Lois A. Bernardson, age 84 of Mankato, passed away on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at Pathstone Living in Mankato.
Lois was born on August 31, 1932 to Louis A. and Wilma B. (Lintner) Peterson in Little Falls, Minnesota. She was united in marriage to Lawrence Bernardson on March 23, 1949 in Westbrook, Minnesota. After their marriage, Lois and Lawrence raised their family in Westbrook and later moved to Mankato in 1989. She was a homemaker and also provided daycare in her home for several years.
She is survived by her children, Rodney (Ruthie) Bernardson of Abingdon, VA; Randy (Jim) Lindley of Aurora, OH; Cathy (Warren) Hauger of Springfield, MN; Jodi (Jeff) Buettner of Mankato, MN; and James (Tami) Bernardson of Eagle Lake; eleven grandchildren; two step grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Lawrence on September 17, 2010; and four sisters.
Private services will be held at a later date. Interment will be in Woodland Hills Memorial Park. Woodland Hills Funeral Home of Mankato is assisting the family with arrangements.
Published on  March 9, 2017