Gerald Berkgren, 95, Oakley, died Thursday, March 15, 2018.

He was born April 13, 1922, in Logan County to Elmer and Lettie (Eggleston) Berkgren.

He married Edith Baird on Aug. 30, 1942, in Argonia. He was a farmer. He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving during World War II.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Edith.

Survivors include two sons, Garry Berkgren and wife, Shirley, and Larry Berkgren and wife, Gayla, all of Oakley; a daughter, Jeanette Hands and husband, Burt, Colorado Springs, Colo.; two sisters, Lois Ware, Oregon and Waunita Kanton, California; seven grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Edith.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Oakley Wesleyan Church; burial in Oakley Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Kennedy-Koster Funeral Home, Oakley.

Memorials are suggested to Oakley Wesleyan Church in care of Kennedy-Koster Funeral Home, Oakley.

Condolences are suggested to www.kennedykosterfh.com.