BERGH Jon Melvin Bergh, 65, passed away in Jacksonville, FL on June 13, 2013. He was born in Detroit Lakes, MN to the late Melvin and Theresa (nee Dovre) Bergh on February 9, 1948. Jon was a veteran of the United States Navy, serving as Radioman. He was promoted to the rank of Chief Petty Officer and served during the Vietnam Conflict. Upon his departure from the military, Jon went back to college and eventually started working for Lanier. He was a lover of the outdoors, enjoying hunting, fishing, and also restoring old cars. Jon is survived by his loving wife of 43 years, Geri Bergh, and other loving family members and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister Judy Bergh. A Graveside Service will be held at 11:30 a.m., Friday, July 12, 2013 in the Jacksonville National Cemetery with military honors. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jon s name to Community Hospice of NE Florida, 4266 Sunbeam Rd., Jacksonville, FL 32257. Please visit our online Tribute at Services under the direction and care of: Please Sign the Guestbook @

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Published in the Florida Times-Union on July 7, 2013