Published On: Thu, Jul 7th, 2011

Obituary – Joseph Bergman

CENTURIA, Wis. — Joseph J. Bergman, 62, Centuria, Wis., died July 2. 2011, along with his wife, Dian, in a tragic house fire in New Ulm, Minn.

A memorial service was held July 9 at Milltown Lutheran Church, Milltown, Wis. Another Memorial Service will be held in Hartington at a later date.

Arrangements were under the direction of the St. Croix Valley Funeral Home and Polk County Cremation Society, St. Croix Falls, Wis.

He is survived by his children, Jacob L. Bergman and his wife, Charlene (Spengler) Bergman, their children, Ashley Johnson, Derek Johnson, and Carson Bergman, St. Croix Falls, Wis.; Benjamin D. Bergman and Jessica Haney, and their children, Caleb Bergman, Tyler and Lumi Haney, Luck, Wis.; Mindi J. (Bergman) Koethe and her husband, Jim Koethe, their children, Joshua and Kyle Koethe, Osceola, Wis.;  his mother, Eleanor Bergman; brothers and sisters and spouses, Janet and Bruce Dunning, Marilyn Robbins, Louise Patterson, Tom and Dee Bergman, Teri and Charlie Magdanz and Doug and Colleen Bergman; and  many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Dale Bergman, Hartington.