Brian Bergeron of Kimberley, BC passed away on Monday, July 13, 2015 at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital in Cranbrook at 66 years of age after a brave battle with Prostate Cancer.
Brian attended SAIT and the University of Notre Dame. He worked at Superstore in Cranbrook until very recently. Brian grew up in the Bowness area of Calgary and met his wife Marie in Nelson, BC. Brian and Marie moved to Calgary and lived there for many years where Brian worked as an electronic technician for the Ministry of Transport. They moved to Kimberley in 1986. Brian loved classic cars and history. He also loved reading and crossword puzzles. He could often be found with his nose in a book or poring over the Calgary Herald. Brian will be deeply missed by his family and friends.
Brian is survived by his loving wife Marie, daughter Shelley, brother David, sister Cathy (Rob) and their children Jamie, Jannelle and Terri-Lynn, brother-in-laws Mario (Nancy), Victor and Charlie and his children Daniel, Kevin, Jamie and Vincent and his sister-in-law Agnes. He was predeceased by his mother Elsie, father Emess, mother-in-law Maria, father-in-law Manuel, his uncles Arnie and Larry and his sister-in-law Phyllis.
At Brian’s request there will be no funeral service. In lieu of flowers donations in his honour can be made to: Prostate Cancer Canada, 2 – Lombard Street, 3rd Floor, Toronto, Ontario, M5C 1M1.