January 20, 1925 ~ February 20, 2013

Robert "Bob" Bergren, 88, passed away Feb. 20, 2013. He was a life-long resident of Vancouver, WA and spent his childhood years growing up in Brush Prairie, WA.
Bob was a WW II Navy veteran and an original plank owner of the USS Massey.
He was a Vancouver Firefighter for 27 years, retiring Sept. 3, 1978 as Lieutenant.
He loved fishing, hunting, hiking, and most any outdoor activity.
Bob was part owner of McKenzie Travel Inc. for 24 years. He loved to travel and took many trips with his family.
Bob is survived by daughters, Jan (Brad) Treharne and Nancy (Douglas) Ross; granddaughter, Danielle Treharne; grandson, Michael McKenzie (Marlyse); sisters, Virginia Bratton, Lil Agliano and Judy Fettig; and brother, Ray Bergren.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Barbara.
A graveside service will be held on Sat., March 16, 2013 at 12:30 p.m. at Memory Memorial Park, 6906 NE 144th St., Vancouver, WA, followed by a Celebration of Life at 2:00 p.m. at Cedars Golf Course, 15001 NE 181st St., Brush Prairie, WA.
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Published in The Columbian on Mar. 10, 2013