Dr. Joseph A. Bergnes Jr.

January 14, 1949August 2, 2018

Dr. Joseph A. Bergnes Jr., A medical oncologist, and a life-long resident of Winter Haven, FL died unexpectedly August 2, 2018 at the age of 69.

He is survived by his wife Carol; his children Jackie Schramm, Heather and Monica Bergnes, Jennifer Deimen and her husband Steven, along with his two beautiful grandchildren Gigi and Maddie. He is predeceased by his father Joseph A. Bergnes Sr., mother Gladys Lopez-Bergnes, and sister Louise A. Bergnes.

Joseph was born in Manhattan, NY on January 14, 1949. He graduated from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine in 1977 and started working in Winter Haven where he serviced the community for 32 yrs. He was a well respected doctor, a devoted father, avid boater and pilot.

Per his wishes he will be cremated and a private service will be held for family only. The family is grateful for the condolences, but declines flowers. If so inclined any donations can be made to the American Cancer Society.


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Peter Verrill

August 13, 2018

So sorry to hear about Joe. We started at Gessler Clinic just days apart. He was a brilliant physician and leader in our organization.

Wiley Koon

August 13, 2018

Just now learned of my good friend's death and am very much saddened.
He was truly great -- a caring physician, proud husband and father. He
will be sorely missed.

Gordon Rafool

August 13, 2018

Please accept my sincere sympathy on the death of your husband Joe. I have and will continue to pray for all. I also pray that he rests in peace with the Lord.

Susan Gasner

August 11, 2018

Sorry for all your heartbreak Carol, thinking of you

Lorraine Vincent

August 7, 2018

So sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you and your family.