James C. Berry

VIT_BerryJames “Jake” C. Berry, 85, Woodbury and formerly of Wichita, Kan. and Nashua, N.H., died Sunday, April 21, 2013.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.

Visitation was 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 24, and continues 9-10 a.m. Thursday, April 25 at Roberts Family Funeral Home, 555 Centennial Dr. SW, Forest Lake. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 25 at Church of St. Peter, 1250 South Shore Dr., Forest Lake. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery, Forest Lake.

He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Dorothy (Dahl); children, Michael Berry, Deborah Berry, Elizabeth (Robert) Houle, Thomas (Suzanne) Berry; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sister, Elizabeth Poole; sisters-in-law, Barbara Berry, Dorothy Berry, Mary Ellen Dahl; brother-in-law, Charles Dahl; several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Stanley and Cleo Berry of Edina, Mo.; five siblings.

Memorials may be sent in care of Roberts Family Funeral Home.