Timothy S. “Tim” Bergfield, age 41, of Richmond Hill, Georgia, passed away Friday, January 30 in Georgia. A memorial funeral service for 41 year old Timothy S. “Tim” Bergfield will be Sunday, February 15 at noon at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland. Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. to service time at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the American Lung Association, American Cancer Society, or American Stroke Association.
He was born on Wednesday, January 31, 1973, in Idaho Falls, ID, the son of Gene R. and Juanita P. (nee Kapp) Bergfield.
Tim was born at Idaho Falls, ID; reared thru out the country (California, Illinois, Pennsylvania, Florida). He graduated Oviedo High School in 1991, in Oviedo, Florida. He received his AA in Liberal Arts at Central Texas College, Hinesville, GA. He had owned a Cell Phone and Santa Pen Business that sold Christmas Ornaments. He worked as a General Manager for America’s Best Contacts and Eyeglasses in Savannah, Georgia, as a Licensed Dispensing Optician. After Optician, he was a good salesman and had awards in sales. He served in the US Army, with duties overseas and received medals for high regard for achievements. His children were his world. He enjoyed helping others, shared his knowledge and loved learning new things. One thing on his bucket list was to see the Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights).
Mother – Juanita P. Bergfield nee Kapp, Auburndale, FL
Son – Shawn T. Bergfield, Martinez, GA
Son – Corey M. Bergfield, Martinez, GA
Daughter – Megan R. Bergfield, Martinez, GA
Brother – Gene R. (Karen) Bergfield, Davenport, FL
Niece – Morgaine Delaney
Nephew – Phillip Bergfield
Nephew – Zachary Bergfield
Former Wife – Holly Bergfield (nee Kennison), Martinez, GA
He was preceded in death by:
Father – Gene R. Bergfield died 05/07/2013
Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home
1501 Ninth at Lemon Street
Highland, IL 62249