GARDNER – Edward N. Bergeron, 89, of Gardner, died peacefully Saturday afternoon, September 4, 2021 in Gardner Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.
He was born in Orange on April 7, 1932, son of the late Leonel and Ella (Chaisson) Bergeron and had lived in Gardner for many years. Ed had earned his Associates Degree from Worcester Junior College.
Ed worked as an electrician for 25 years at Avery Dennison until his retirement. During the Korean War, Ed proudly served his country as a member of the United States Navy. During the war, he served on the USS Watts and later served on the USS St. Paul. He was a member of American Legion Post #129 and Polish American Citizens Club of Gardner. His hobbies were fishing, playing pool, horseshoes and chess, and working on his vegetable gardens.
He leaves his wife of 64 years, Nancy A. (Sixt) Bergeron; four children, John Bergeron and his wife Kerry of Winchendon, Richard Bergeron and his wife Annette of Leominster, Robert Bergeron and his wife Stacie of Winchendon and Michael Bergeron of Port Richie, FL; three grandchildren Cassie Bergeron, Lindsey Bergeron and Nicholas Bergeron; his sisters, Marjorie Ralyn of Gardner, Anna Williams of Dearborn Michigan and Michelle Rose of CA and several nieces and nephews. Two sisters, Alice and Beatrice, predeceased him.
Private funeral services will be held in Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon. Services will be streamed and may be viewed at the following link: https://webcasts.lifetributes.com/1161154
Burial, with military honors, will be in Massachusetts Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery, Winchendon.