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Bert R. Berger, Jr

Death 5 Nov 2006 (aged 85)
Burial Yakima, Yakima County, Washington, USA
Memorial ID 16559762 · View Source
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SPOKANE - Bert R. Berger Jr., 85, went home to be with the Lord, Sunday, November 5, 2006 in Spokane, Washington.

He was born in Chicago, Illinois on March 11, 1921 to Bert R. Berger Sr. and Bertha (Kullmann) Berger. He was raised and educated in Chicago. Bert retired from the Bechtel Corporation in the instrumentation field in the nuclear power plant industry. He worked on the Hanford project while the family lived in Yakima from 1945-66.

For the last five years, Bert enjoyed living at Araby Acres, a retirement resort community in Yuma, Arizona. He faithfully attended their Community Church in Araby. Over the past 15 years he also enjoyed traveling all over the world.

He is survived by two daughters, Pamela Asan and her husband, George of Spokane, WA, Vicki Bungard of West Jordan, UT; a son, Jeffrey Berger and his wife, Jeannette of Palatine, IL; ten grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; his twin sisters, age 89, Anna Parker of Prescott, AZ and Emma Weiss of Colville, WA; a brother, Albert Berger and his wife, Sue of Sedro Woolley, WA as well as many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 47 years, Ruth Berger in November 1988, two sons, Bert III and Roy Berger.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday and before the service Saturday morning until 10:30 a.m. at the Keith & Keith Ninth Avenue Chapel. A graveside service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, November 11, 2006 at Terrace Heights Memorial Park. Those attending should meet at the grave. The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Spokane, P.O. Box 2215, Spokane, WA 99210.

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