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Russell Charles Bergman

June 15, 1966 ~ September 26, 2021 (age 55)


Russell Charles “Bones” Bergman Sr., 55, of Reading, passed away on Sunday, September 26, 2021 at The Reading Hospital. Born in Reading, he was the son of the late, Russell Tatum and Shirley (Hinnershitz). Russell was a self-employed Painter and Dry Waller. He will be missed, and always remembered for his love of fishing.

Surviving Russell is his children, Russell C. Bergman Jr. , husband of Cynthia Ewald, Stephen P. Bergman, Stacy M. Marple, wife of Scott, of Winchester VA, and Tracy M. Cruz He is also survived by his loving 13, grandchildren, as well as his great granddaughter. Russell is also survived by his siblings, Deborah Norman, Harriet Bergman, and Rebecca Harvey. He is also survived by his beloved dog, "Butt Butt".

Russell is predeceased by his brother, Joseph Bergman.

Services will be held privately at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Russell’s Honor to City Light Ministries, P.O. Box 12373, Reading, PA 19612. Online condolences may be made at







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