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Donald Lee Bergman
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Birth: Apr. 27, 1932
Nebraska, USA
Death: Apr. 8, 2014
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA

Donald L. Bergman,81

April 27, 1932 ~ April 8, 2014

Donald Lee Bergman was born in Nebraska to B.J. and Charlotte Bergman. This was a farm family, all born in Nebraska,and at the time of the 1940 US Census:
B.J., 47, head, farmer
Charlotte,38, wife
Byron, 15, son, freshman high school
Ralph, 9, son, grade 4
Donald,7, son, grade 2
Benard,7, son, grade 1
Bruce, 4, son, at home.

In March, 1957, Donald Lee married Myra Lee Kruse.

Donald L. Bergman, of Bennington, passed away April 8, 2014 in Omaha, Nebraska.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Myra Lee, and his brother, Byron.

Donald Bergman is survived by son Brian (Mayce) Bergman of Omaha, daughters: Marilee (Dan) Braesch of Herman, NE, Sandra (Tony) Tiefenthaler of Sioux Falls, SD; grandchildren: Bridget (Kevin) Weber, Balin (Kaitlin) Bergman, Courtney (Jacob) Sukalski, Michaela (Jared) Mann, Conner Tiefenthaler, and Natalie Tiefenthaler, 2 great-grandchildren: Rylee Bergman and Peyton Weber, brothers: Ralph Bergman, Bernie (Lynn) Bergman, and Bruce (Sharon) Bergman, and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation Friday, April 11th, 2014, 1-8 pm at Hadan-Golden-Reichmuth Mortuary, 15303 S. 2nd St.,Bennington, NE. Funeral service 10 AM Saturday, St. John's Lutheran Church,322 N. Molly St. Bennington, with Rev. Andreas Stein officiating. Interment German Cemetery. Memorials to the Bennington Public Schools Foundation.

Hadan-Golden-Reichmuth Mortuary,Bennington, NE in charge of arrangements.

Obituary from Hadan-Golden-Reichmuth Mortuary, and from the National Archives, and from his wife's memorial.

Note: The German Cemetery that has many Bergmans buried is actually in Washington County, Nebraska though it has a mailing address of Bennington, Nebraska, which is in Douglas County. There is a small German cemetery near Bennington better known as Flower Hill. 
Family links: 
  Benard Jacob Bergman (1892 - 1965)
  Charlotte H. Stender Bergman (1901 - 1986)
  Myra Lee Kruse Bergman (1932 - 1981)
German Cemetery
Washington County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Block 1 ~elev. 1296'
GPS (lat/lon): 41.41587, -96.13697
Created by: MrsB
Record added: Apr 09, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 127711402
Donald Lee Bergman
Added by: MrsB
Donald Lee Bergman
Added by: MrsB
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- Sheila
 Added: Apr. 17, 2014
Rest in peace.
- MrsB
 Added: Apr. 9, 2014

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