(Monday - November 23, 2020) - Winifred Margaret Bergman, age 89, of Kingsford passed away on Friday, November 20, at her home.

Winifred was born January 29, 1931 in Stamford, Connecticut, to the late Claude and Grace (McFarland) Marrow. On July 14, 1951 she married Wallace Bergman. He preceded her in death on December 25, 1995.

Winnie was a sweet person and always sensitive to the needs of those around her. She enjoyed Bible study, bird watching, gardening, reading, sewing and her many trips to Florida. She was employed 17 years at Northern Michigan Bank, retiring in 1992.

Winnie is survived by her daughters, Kathy Conard of Kingsford, Barbara (Gary) Kirtley of Aurora, and Ruth Broullire of Lehigh Acres, Florida; a son, Robert Bergman (Christine Bourassa) of Kingsford; a brother, Jack (Mabel) Marrow of Iron Mountain; grandchildren, Jessica (Jason) Winans, Andrea Kirtley, Sonja (Brandon) Truscio, Gary Kirtley II, Donovan, David and Amy Bergman, Dayna (James) Flores, Daniel and Dillan Rouse and Crystal Bourassa; 14 great-grandchildren, Nova, Rayne, and Bryan Winans, Victor, Santiago, Greyson and Marnie Flores of the Bergman side and Donovan Jr., Akasha, Devin, Nevaya, Layla, Anthony, and Kody; as well as many nieces and nephews; special friends, Connie and David Carpenter, Tillie Budny, Marilyn Wanes, Nancy Marcell; and special neighbors, Barbara and Paul Heupel.

In addition to her husband and parents, Winnie was preceded in death by her son, Wally Bergman Jr.; her sisters, Sally Schlitt and Ruth Mariucci; her brothers, Claude Jr. and Ward Marrow; her in-laws, Edwin and Agnes Bergman; and a son-in-law, Ervin Conard.

Due to COVID a private Zoom service will take place, conducted by David Carpenter. A graveside service will take place in the spring.

Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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