Mass of Christian burial celebrating the life of Loren Henry Bergmann, age 79 of Albany will be 11AM Saturday, December 22nd at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in St. Rosa. Father Roger Klassen OSB will officiate, and burial will take place in the parish cemetery following the service. Loren died peacefully in his sleep Sunday evening at Mother of Mercy Nursing Home in Albany. There will be a visitation for Loren from 4-8PM, Friday, December 21st at the Miller-Carlin Funeral Home in Albany, and again from 10AM until the time of the service Saturday morning at the church in St. Rosa. Arrangements are being made with the Miller-Carlin Funeral Home of Albany.Loren was born on March 17th, 1933 to John and Hilda (Bruns) Bergmann on the family farm in St. Rosa. He married Marcella “Sally” Blommel on May 12, 1954 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Freeport. After marriage the couple moved to Minneapolis where they lived for twenty plus years before moving back to the Birch Lake area, and eventually retiring to Albany. Loren worked his life as a machinist where he owned and operated Bergmann Machine Works and U.S. Machine. He was a member of the Lions Club, he was a past President of the Steel Workers Union at ThermoKing, a member of the St. Joseph’s Society, and a member of the St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church.Loren is survived by his loving wife Sally Bergmann, Albany; his children John (Jayne) Bergmann, Bradenton, FL; Cindy (Jack) Sandberg, Hutchinson; Judy (John) Schulte, Eden Prairie; Gregg Bergmann, Albany; Jason (Lindsay) Bergmann, Bowlus; Lisa (Eric) Roling, Brooklyn Park; his sixteen grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren; and his siblings David Bergmann, Melrose; Duane Bergmann, Grand Rapids; Laverne (Edwin) Duclos, Big Birch Lake; Joan Haws, Little Birch Lake; Kenny (Marilyn) Bergmann, Big Birch Lake; Audrey Westbrook, Savage; and Janet Gibbons, St. Anna.He is preceded in death by his parents John and Hilda Bergmann, his siblings Irene Lee, Melvin Bergmann, Ellen Lambrecht, Darlene Schiffler, Eugene “Gene” Bergmann, and infant sister Norma Bergmann.
Schedule and Information
There will be a visitation for Loren from 4-8PM, Friday, Decmeber 21st at the Miller-Carlin Funeral Home in Albany, and again from 10AM until the time of the service Saturday morning at the church in St. Rosa.
Miller-Carlin Funeral Home, Albany MN