Michael J. Berg

January 1, 1946July 20, 2011

Michael J. Berg, age 65, of Holly; passed away peacefully on July 20, 2011. Michael was the owner of Berg Brothers Siding Contractors in Holly. He was a devoted family man and cherished his time with them. Michael also enjoyed tinkering and creating things as well as his love for old cars and motorcycles, where he was a member of the Half Breeds Motorcycle Club of Detroit. He was very outgoing and loved meeting new people. He will be sadly missed. Dear son of Betty (Jim) Ryan and the late Albert Berg; beloved husband of 43 years to Sherrie; proud father of Scott (Myong-suk) Berg of Korea, Craig Berg and his partner John Lafoy of St. Louis, MO, Dr. Kevin Berg and his partner Ron Sirvent of New Jersey, Michelle (Graeme) Baar of Holly; dear grandfather of Ruben, Devin, Jasmine, Angela; brother of David (Ruth) Berg;, along with many nieces, nephews, relatives and dear friends. The Funeral Service will be Monday, July 25, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. at the Highland Chapel of the Elton Black & Son Funeral Home, 3295 E. Highland Road, Highland. The visitations hours will be on Saturday 4:00 – 8:00 p.m., Sunday 2:00 – 8:00 p.m. and on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service; cremation will follow.


  • Visitation Saturday, July 23, 2011
  • Visitation Sunday, July 24, 2011
  • Funeral Service Monday, July 25, 2011

Michael J. Berg

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July 25, 2011

Dear Sherrie,
Thinking of you with heartfelt sympathy.
Chris Hotra

Toni Hicks

July 25, 2011

My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.

July 24, 2011

To the family of Michael Berg:
Allan and Kathleen Ostrowe and Eugene Ostrowe, teenage friends of Mike and David, offer their prayers and condolences to his family upon their loss.

July 23, 2011

Dear Sherrie and Family; I was so saddened to read of Mike's death. He was a good husband, good father, and good neighbor. Mike was a good man. I can't imagine how difficult this is for you. I'm happy to have know him. Comforting thoughts to you all, Maureen (Reynolds) Sharp, former neighbor

July 23, 2011

Ray and I were sorry to hear of your family's loss.Our sincerest condolences to all of you. We will keep you in our prayers Ray and Pat Frase

Guy Hewson

July 21, 2011

Aunt Sherrie, I am very sorry to hear that Uncle Mike has passed away. I hope you will let the whole family know that he will be in my prayers today. On behalf of Tina,Dustin and Daniel Hewson, we loved Mike and will miss him dearly.