Alfred C. (Cole) Bergeron

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  • "So sorry for the loss."
    - Karen (Fridley) Wilson
  • "RIP Fred! What a kind and caring man!! Thank you ever so..."
    - Roger Ringstead
  • "Fred and Linda were my neighbors for many years. He usually..."
    - Linda Conaway
  • "Fred was a generous caring wonderful man who helped me out..."
    - Laura Pruitt
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May 19, 1946 ~ August 31, 2018
Fred was 'Born to be Wild'

Alfred C. (Cole) Bergeron was born May 19, 1946 in Vancouver, WA to Elmer W. Cole and Elvira M. (Wall) Cole. He graduated from Hudson's Bay High School in 1964. Fred passed away in Vancouver Aug. 31, 2018.
He served in the Army in Korea, Vietnam and S.E. Asia from 1965-1968.
Fred worked for DesignTech, Alara Design Services and Action Pawns. He retired as a Mechanical Engineer.
Fred collected M&M's, Eeyore and 1:18 scale Classic Cars. He was P.E.R. of the Vancouver Elks #823 and was a member of the Evergreen Old Car Club and the Scouts. Fred was outgoing, enthusiastic and helpful.
Survivors include his wife of 32 years Linda Evans- Bergeron; son, Robert Bergeron; daughter, Angela Haas (David); step-son, Aaron Wiles (Cassandra); 3 grandchildren, Olivia, Isaac and Ruby; step-father, Roy Bergeron; step-mother, Maxine Bergeron; brother, Dean Cole; sister, Roylene Hamilton (Mike); and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Elvira Bergeron; sister, Marlyne Johnson; and his father, Elmer Cole.
Special thanks to Vancouver VA Hospice.
A memorial service will be held at Evergreen Memorial Gardens on Fri., Sept. 7, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.
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Published in The Columbian on Sept. 5, 2018
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