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LeRoy F. Bergman age 89 of 139 N. Hanover St. Minster, Ohio died 8:00 AM Wednesday Sept. 4, 2013 at Versailles Health Care Center, where he had been a patient for 3 weeks. He was born April 11, 1924 in Minster to John & Clara (Schulze) Bergman and married on June 5, 1948 to Rita Melcher who survives. He is also survived by a brother Paul & Pat Bergman of Ft. Loramie, a sister Ruth Roth of Celina and a sister-in-law Norma Bergman of Ft. Loramie. Deceased siblings include Urban & Teck Bergman, Luella & George Sommer, Lester Bergman and a brother-in-law Ralph Roth. Melcher in-laws include Helen Priske of Dayton and Ruth Hinker of Minster and a deceased sister-in-law Margaret Anthony. LeRoy was a member of St. Augustine Church Minster, the New Bremen Rod & Gun Club, Newport Sportsman's Club and he was a Grand American Handicap National Champion in 1961. He was retired from Minster Machine Company after 44 years and then worked at Precision Strip Inc. for 15 years. He was also a member of the 25 Year Club at Minster Machine. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 AM Monday Sept. 8, 2013 at St. Augustine Church, Rev. Rick Nieberding Presider. Burial will follow at St. Augustine Cemetery. Friends may call from 2:00 PM until 6:00 PM Sunday and 9:00 AM until 9:30 AM Monday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home in Minster. Memorials may be made to The New Bremen Rod & Gun Club. Condolences may be made at www.hogenkampfh.com.