Bernice Mary Zeiher, 86 of Le Sueur died on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at the Benedictine
Living Center in St. Peter, MN. Memorial Mass will be on Saturday, April 26, 2014
at 11:00 a.m. at St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Le Sueur, MN. Visitation will be at the
church on Saturday morning from 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Interment will be at Ft. Snelling
National Cemetery on Monday, April 28, 10:00 a.m. Fr. George Grafsky will officiate
Bernice was born on February 19, 1928 to Frederick and Anna (Manke) Logan in Tyrone
Township, Le Sueur, County. She attended District #42 Schools in Tyrone Township.
She later married Donald Zeiher on October 22, 1946 at St. Anne’s Church in Le Sueur,
Minnesota. She worked many years as a housekeeper, seasonally with Green Giant
and Savoye Bakery in Le Sueur. Her passion was her work with St. Anne’s Church and
the cleaning she did at the Rectory and Church. Bernice enjoyed Bingo, baking, riding
horses, snowmobiles & motorcycles when younger. Bernice especially enjoyed “Corn on
the Curb” or “Giant Days” as it is known now.
She is survived by her Children; Francis (Nancy) Zeiher of Janesville, MN; Ann Denn
Born of Madison Lake, MN. Grandchildren: Jamie Erickson, Matt (Sarah) Zeiher, Daniel
Zeiher, Jeremiah Denn, Jennifer Denn & Sara Westphal. Great-Grandchildren; Makiah,
Stasia, Ella & Brennan Zeiher; Josh, Madison & Jordan Denn, Bryan Patterson and
Nathan Frost. She is preceded in death by her husband, Donald in 2001, daughter Mary
Uecker in 2012 and sister Phyllis Fores.