Bernard (Benny or BJ) Joseph Bergkamp
Bernard Joseph Bergkamp (Benny or BJ) died at Ashley Manor, Wheat Ridge, Colorado, on October 1, 2010.
Benny was born June 18, 1951 to A.A. (Pete) and Jeanne (Northcutt) Bergkamp. He attended St. Mary Elementary school, and then attended the Seminary in Sioux City, Iowa, graduating from High School at Savior of the World Seminary in Bonner Springs, Kansas. After a short time in Garden City her moved to Denver, Colorado until 1987 when he returned to Garden City. He was a club manager at South Wind Country Club and manager of the Flight Deck Restaurant at Garden City Municipal Airport. Benny returned to Denver a couple of years later for the remainder of his life.
He is survived by three sisters, Mary (Kay) Milford, Fowler, Kansas, Patricia Nieman, Garden City, Kansas and Karen Johnson, Denver, Colorado; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Barbara Bergkamp.
Graveside services will be held at a later date.