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 Roland Stanley Berggren

Roland Stanley Berggren

Ragan, Harlan County, Nebraska, USA
Death 19 May 2000 (aged 87)
Hays, Ellis County, Kansas, USA
Burial Alma, Harlan County, Nebraska, USA
Plot Section AC, Block 196, Lot 2, Grave 2
Memorial ID 100048507 · View Source
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Roland S. Berggren, 87, died Friday, May 19, 2000, at Hadley Medical Center, St. Anthony Campus, Hays.

He was born Jan. 28, 1913, at Ragan, Neb., to John Berggren and Mamie Pearl (Bisbee) Berggren.

He lived his early life in Nebraska, moving to Russell in 1942, to work in the oil fields. He later owned and operated Phillips and Sinclair service stations as well as having a trucking business. For a number of years he was self employed working in plumbing, heating, electrical and carpentry work. He later operated the ambulance service for Russell County. He had been retired for a number of years.

He was a member of the First Baptist Church and the Elks Lodge, both of Russell.

Survivors are: His wife, Marjorie M. Berggren, of the home; one son, Val John Berggren, Anaheim, Calif.; one daughter, Sharon Lee Cochrun, Bartlesville, Okla.; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

His funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Pohlman's Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Terry West officiating.

Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday in the Alma Cemetery, Alma, Neb.

Visitation will be from 12 noon until 9 p.m. Tuesday, and 9 a.m. to service time Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorials are to the First Baptist Church, in care of the mortuary.

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