(Rockdale) Fred P. Bergeron, 94 of Round Rock, formerly of Rockdale, died Sunday. Services will be 2PM Wednesday at St. John's United Methodist Church in Rockdale, with burial and Military Honors to follow at IOOF Cemetery. Visitation will be 3 hours prior to the service. Mr. Bergeron was born in Louisiana and lived in Rockdale for 45 years before moving to Round Rock last year. He served in the US Navy as an Aviation Radioman 1st Class in a bomb squadron during WWII. He worked for Alcoa for 32 years in production, supervisory, and administration, retiring in 1983 as Texas Area Manager. He was a member of and served on various committees for Texas Chemical Council, Texas Research League, the Engineering Foundation Advisory Council, Texas Tech Foundation Advisory Commitee, Texas Association of Business, State Chamber of Commerce, Texas Mining Council, Texas Energy and Natural Rescource Advisory, Texas University Coal Research Consortium Advisory, Royal National Bank of Palestine, Richards Memorial Hospital, Rockdale Country Club, St. John's United Methodist Church, National World War II Museum, Calhoun County ISD Board of Trustees, Rockdale Rotary Club, and many other civic and government organizations. He was also a Distinguished Alumni Award recipient from the University of Texas College of Engineering. Survivors include:
Dorothy Bergeron of Round Rock
Pam Morgan and husband Carl of Georgia
Paula Formby and husband Lester of Lampasas
Karen Timmerman and husband Robert of Austin
9 grandchildren and 2 step grandchildren also survive.
Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.