A celebration of the life of Gregory (Gregg) Dean Bervig will be held at FaithBridge Church in Park Rapids, on Friday, August 9 at 11am, with visitation one hour prior to the service. Lunch to follow. Visitation will also be held at Cease Funeral Home in Park Rapids on Thursday, August 8 from 6 to 8 p.m.
Gregg was born to Arthur and Arleen Bervig on April 5, 1951 in Minneapolis, Minn.
On May 6, 1972 he was joined in marriage to Terese Ann Peterson in Minneapolis. They were blessed with three children, Eric, Leah and Natalie.
Gregg owned and operated his own Financial Services business in Park Rapids for over three decades, fully retiring on January 1, 2017.
What Gregg loved most was spending time with his family. He enjoyed travel, music and many outdoor activities including; hunting, fishing, boating, sailing, running and cycling. He loved to laugh and to tease.
Gregg passed away on August 2, 2019 after battling Acute Myelomonocytic Leukemia (AMML).
He was preceeded in death by his brother David, father Arthur, mother Arleen and both sets of grandparents.
He is survived by his wife Terese, brother Ron (Genn) Bervig, sister Kjerstine Bervig, and his children and grandchildren. Eric (Jennifer); Lael, Nathaniel, Elias, Ephraim, Asher, Tobias, Hallel, Ingrid, Simone and Ezekiel. Leah Bervig (Jake Quinn); Jon David, Sophia, Caleb Johnson and Rebekah Quinn. Natalie (Jamey) Dufner; Everett.
Gifts in memory of Gregg can be made to Mayo Clinic to help further AMML, AML and other leukemia research.
Friends may leave condolences at ceasefuneralhome.com