Dorothy A. Sorenson, 89, died Nov. 4, 2016. Dorothy was born in Nunda, S.D., on April 6, 1927.

A graduate of St. Olaf College, Dorothy was married to Morris “Bo” Sorenson Jr. from 1952 until his death in 1999. They served together as Lutheran missionaries in Japan from 1953 to 1965 and lived in St. Anthony Park after they returned from the mission field. Dorothy was a teacher in Roseville public schools. She was married to Bob Bergeson from 2002 to 2006.

Dorothy is survived by her sons, Bob (Jadranka), Arne (Ruth) and Michael (Lisa); daughter, Mary Ranum (Michael); and nine grandchildren.

Her funeral service was held Nov. 11 at Redeemer Lutheran Church in White Bear Lake.

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