Hudson, FL — Arthur Bergmann, age 68, formerly of Haverhill, MA, passed away on January 5, 2014, at Bayonet Regional Hospital, Hudson, FL. He was the son of the late Doris Smith Wheeler and Claud A. Wheeler. He was born in Haverhill, MA and moved to Hudson, FL after living many years in North Conway, NH.
He is survived by his loving wife, Shirley Bergmann; daughters, Cheryl Harris and Brian, Shirley and Michael Raymond, Cathy Harris, Laurie Cronin, Marion (Meme) Perry and a son, Eric Harris and Sandy.
Family members include sisters, Alice Simpson, Emma McNally, Fannie Sepessy, Marion Shepard and brother, Charles Bergmann, 10 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, cousins and an abundance of friends.
He was predeceased by two brothers, Dana Wheeler, Karl Bergmann; a sister, Alva Marable, and a grandson, Garett Harris.
Arthur was a generous man, always helping and giving to all who came into his life. A jokester, never missing a chance to trick you and make you laugh. An avid fan of holidays and their numerous decorations! He loved family get-togethers and was a great Dad, Grandfather, uncle, cousin, brother and Husband.
ARRANGEMENTS: Services will be held at Thomas B. Dobies Funeral Home, located at 9944 Hudson Ave., Hudson, FL, January 10, 2014, at 4 p.m. Further services will be held at a later date in NH at the family's request.