Marlys Berg



74 year old Marlys Berg of Dubai, UAE, formerly of New Ulm, died March 5 at the American Hospital of Dubai. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30am Tuesday at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in New Ulm. Burial will follow in the New Ulm Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-7pm Monday and 7:30-10am Tuesday at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home North Chapel in New Ulm. Minnesota Valley Funeral Home North Chapel in New Ulm is in charge of the arrangements.


  • Rita M MacDonagh UAE

    Marlys was highly respected professionally and personally in the higher education sector of the United Arab Emirates. Her expertise and professionalism contributed greatly to the development of both United Arab Emirates University, and,from its inception, to Zayed University, the country’s leading university. She was greatly admired and loved by her colleagues.
    Her many friends loved her for her kindness, her generosity of spirit, and her cheerful personality.
    It was a pleasure and a privilege to have worked with and known her. Her passing is a great loss to all of us here.
    May she rest in peace