On December 31, 2013 John J. Bergen died at the age of 91 years.
He will be lovingly remembered by his children: Paul, Eric (Leslie), David, Ruth (Graeme) Arkless, Karl; five grandchildren: Jeffrey, Trevor (Clara), Ryland, Bernhard, Maren; brothers and sisters: Jacob (Lillian), Margaret, Tina (Lloyd) Cook, Peter (Johanna), Henry (Reta); Anna (Perry) Exley, Lena (Hugo) Rosner, Marie Schroeder and many extended members and friends.
He was predeceased by his wife Hilda on February 16, 1998.
The family is grateful to the staff at Grandview Capital Care for their kindness and support.
A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:00 pm at First Mennonite Church, 3650-91 Street, Edmonton. Memorial donations may be made to the Mennonite Centre for Newcomers, 11713-82 Street NW, Edmonton, AB T5B 2V9.