Loren Walter Berggren, age 75, of Fort Myers, FL, formerly of McHenry, passed away Thursday, October 20, 2016, at the Gulf Coast Medical Center in Fort Myers, FL. He was born June 22, 1941, in Chicago, to Walter and Mary (Walter) Berggren.
Loren was a resident of McHenry from 1976 until 2005. He was a faithful and valued employee of Door Systems, where he performed maintenance and repairs on garage doors. He then ventured out on his own, starting the Berggren Door Company in McHenry. He was the sole proprietor for over 20 years, before retiring in 2004, and passing on the family business to his son. Loren loved his friends and neighbors, and was known as a well-respected businessman and gentleman.
Loren is survived by his children, Lee (Allison) Berggren, Dawn (Randy) Modersohn, Glenn Berggren, son-in-law, David Madden, Kim (Rick) Sturtevant, Butch Jordan; his grandchildren, Jarred, Jennifer, Derek, Drake, David, Dana, Kyle, Rikki; and his brother Donald Berggren.
In addition to his parents, Loren is preceded in death by his first wife, Elizabeth in 1991, and his second wife, Virginia in 1995.
Visitation and services were private for his family only.
Interment was in Woodland Cemetery, McHenry.
Arrangements were entrusted to Justen Funeral Home & Crematory. For information, please call the funeral home at 815-385-2400, or visit www.justenfh.com, where friends may leave an on-line condolence for Loren’s family.
Justen Funeral Home & Crematory
3700 Charles J Miller Road
United States 60050