Finney, Mildred (Millie)
B: 02 Nov 1910, St. Vincent, MN
D: 08 Jan 1985, Anaheim, CA
M: 1940, Anthony S. Berlin, Doctor b. 01 Jan 1907 in Chicago d. 07 Dec 1973, Anaheim, Orange Co, CA. He died of rabies that he contacted from a patient. She died several years later in California.
Notes for Anthony S. Berlin, Doctor
Anthony Berlin was the only child of Theresa and Nicolas Berlin. His parents came to this country from Italy at a very young age. The family name was Berlingieri, but his father changed it to Berlin.
When Tony was three years old, his parents moved to St Paul, Minnesota. He grew to manhood there. He was active in sports and during one of his games, he sustained an injury to his leg. He developed Osteomyelitis and was hospitalized for many weeks. His Doctor brought him gifts and gave him encouragement and he was so impressed that he decided to become a Doctor when he grew up.
He attended the University of Minnesota and received his degree from there. After completing his Internship, he planned to go into a Specialty, but his Father became ill at this time so he changed his plans and proceeded to look for a place to practice. About this time, Dr. Joseph Stratte was looking for a young Doctor to assist him in Hallock. He convinced Tony that Hallock was the place to go. On a winter day in 1936, Tony arrived in Hallock on the train. Dr. Anthony Berlin served at the Kittson Memorial Hospital from (1936-1956)
In 1940 he married Mildred Finney who was employed by the Northwest Bank. They had three children, John Nicholas, Mary Susan and James Anthony.
In 1956, due to failing health, the family moved to Anaheim, California where Tony practiced until he passed away on Dec. 7, 1973. It was reported that he died from Rabies contacted from a patient. They lived at 2200 S Redwood Dr. Anaheim, California 92806. SS# 474-16-7270 issued in MN confirms dod and dob.
Children of Mildred Finney and Anthony S. Berlin:
John Nicholas Berlin, born 09 Jun 1941 in Hallock, Kittson Co, MN. Nick teaches school in Stockton and he married Joyce Fore, they have two children, Lori and Scott.
James Anthony Berlin, born 04 Oct 1943 in Hallock, Kittson Co, MN. James is unmarried and lives in Boise Idaho and is a mechanic.
Mary Susan Berlin, born 29 Nov in Hallock, Kittson Co, MN. She is married to Paul Wood, he sells insurance and they live in Cinncinati, Ohio. They have three girls, Michele, Kristen and Teri.