Jeraldine A. Bergman, age 80 of Cascade, passed away on Saturday, May 12, 2018. She was born in Kenton, OH on August 5, 1937, to Edward and Bessie Claphan. Jerrie attended Miami Valley Hospital Nursing School and graduated in 1958 as a Registered Nurse. She worked in pediatricians’ offices in Dayton, OH, was a real estate agent in Elkhart, IN and later worked at St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Rapids. Jerrie loved golf, gardening, bridge, cooking and volunteering at Blodgett Hospital through the Waters Guild. She was a member of Watermark Country Club for over 35 years. Jerrie is survived by her husband of 58 years, Jerry Bergman; her children, Jodi (Doug) Kirchhoff, Jill (Jeff) Brown, Jamie (Julie) Bergman; and her grandchildren, Kelsey, Connor and Hailey Kirchhoff, Taylor Mangual and Alyssa Brown; sisters, Carol Baker, Pam (Jim) Stilwell, Jennifer (Bob) White; and her brother, Jim (Frances) Claphan. Also several nieces and nephews. Visitation Friday, May 18, 6-8 PM at O’Brien-Eggebeen-Gerst Chapel, 3980 Cascade Rd. SE, Grand Rapids with a vigil service at 6 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Saturday, May 19, 10:30 AM at St. Robert of Newminster Church, 6477 Ada Dr SE, Ada, MI 49301. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 2944 Fuller Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505.