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Robert James Bergmann, Jr.

September 9, 1952 ~ March 17, 2020 (age 67)

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Mr. Robert James Bergmann, Jr. 67 of Edinburg, formerly of Tovey, IL and St. Louis passed from this life at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at home in  rural Edinburg.

He was born in St. Louis, MO September 9, 1952 the son of Robert James and Patricia Bergmann, Sr.

He married Deborah (Suerig) Coghlan in Kincaid, IL in 2010.

Mr. Bergmann honorably served his country in the United States Army during the Viet-Nam War.  He worked as a truck driver, most recently at Good Will Industries.

Surviving are his wife Deborah of Edinburg, IL 6 sons Larry Coghlan of Taylorville, IL John Coghlan and companion Sherry Holmes of Taylorville, IL George and his wife Tina Coghlan of Edinburg, IL James Coghlan of Taylorville Robert James Bergman III and Eric Bergmann both of St. Louis a daughter Sonya Gerber of Wentzville, MO and a sister Linda Law of Festus, MO. along with 13 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his step-dad, and 2 brothers Mike and Terry.

Graveside services will be held at Camp Butler National Cemetery with full veteran’s military honors by the United States Army.  The time and date of the service will be announced at a later date.  Masterson Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to be entrusted with his care.

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