Louis Elwin Bergiman

Nov. 23, 1932-Sept. 6, 2020

Louis Elwin Bergiman

passed away on Sept. 6,

2020, in La Puente, CA.

He was born in Minot to

Rudy and Ella (McGuire)

Bergiman on Nov. 23,

1932. He grew up in

Minot and worked for

Schreples Grocery as a

first job.

Early in 1953, he en-

tered the U.S. Army and

took basic training at Fort

Riley, Kansas. He got a

furlough before going to

Austria and was married

to Marilyn Larson on Aug.

20, 1955, at St. Leo’s

Church in Minot.

After coming home

from Austria, Louis and

Marilyn decided to go to

California to visit his si-

blings. They liked it and

stayed, raising their fami-

ly there. Louis worked as

an elevator/escalator in-

staller for many years and

retired from it.

He is survived by: his

wife Marilyn and chil-

dren, Yvonne Graham and

Tracy Bergiman; six

grandchildren, and two


He was preceeded in

death by: a brother, Budd,

and two sisters, Beatrice

and Betty.

He will be buried at the

Riverside Veteran’s

Cemetery on Sept. 28,