Bernice Marie (Kurth) Ellingson, 92, of Albert Lea, MN, passed away peacefully on August 17, 2022, at St. John’s Community, The Woodlands in Albert Lea, MN.  A Funeral Service will be held at 11 AM on Tuesday, August 23, 2022, at East Freeborn Church in Albert Lea, MN; Pastor Matt Griggs will officiate. The family will receive friends at a viewing to be held from 5-7 PM on Monday, August 22, 2022, at Bonnerup Funeral & Cremation Services in Albert Lea, MN and one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment to follow the funeral at East Freeborn Cemetery.