Gerald J. Bergeon

ESCANABA — Gerald J. Bergeon, 86, of Escanaba, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, May 14, 2017, following a long and courageous battle with Inclusive Body Myositis.

Visitation will be Thursday, May 18, from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Crawford Funeral Home in Escanaba. Military rites will be at 1 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 3 p.m. at St. Thomas the Apostle Church with Rev. Rick Courier officiating. A meal will follow in the church hall.

Entombment will be in the Gardens of Rest Mausoleum on Friday, May, 19, at 9 a.m.

Online condolences may be directed to the family at

The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the Bergeon family.