Bernadine D. Gakin, 84, Brainerd, died Monday, May 19, 2003, in Brainerd.
She was born July 8, 1918, in Grand Forks, N.D., to John and Vinie (Gronden) Sheppler. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Brainerd.
Survivors include three sons, Eugene Gakin, Blaine, Dwayne Gakin, Lino Lakes, and Allen Gakin, Mahtomedi; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Her husband, Harold, died earlier.
Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Zion Lutheran Church in Brainerd with the Rev. Paul Biegner officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial Gardens.
Friends may call an hour before services Friday at the church.
Arrangements are with Nelson-Doran Funeral Home in Brainerd.
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