Lydia Berg Holste

On Jan. 22, 2020, Lydia Berg Holste, 100, of Weathersfield, Vt., formerly of Altamont, passed away peacefully at McClure Miller Respite Center in Colchester, Vt.

No memorial service or viewing will be held.

Lydia was born on Dec. 14, 1919 in rural Effingham county to August and Augusta (Becker) Berg. She left Altamont and lived in Ohio and Florida, then Vermont. Lydia was a Licensed Practical Nurse for 17 years in Florida at various hospitals and nursing homes. She enjoyed quilting, and other needlework, more recently, reading and working on puzzles.

She is survived by her daughters, Lynda (Rollin) Rose, of Springfield, Ohio, and Joyce Lapointe of Weathersfield, Vt.; son Harold (Colleen) Holste of Eatonville, Wash.; nine grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and 17 great-great-grandchildren.

Lydia was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Elmer Berg; and sister, Julia Alwerdt.

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