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James H. Berger

March 20, 1949 ~ October 19, 2023 (age 74) 74 Years Old

James Berger Obituary

James H. Berger 74 passed away in his home on October 19, 2023. He was born in Pittsburgh, PA, to the late Emma Greenough and Phillip Berger. He proudly served in the United States Air Force and retired after twenty years of service. James was a graduate of Northern Michigan University. He went on from there to own a heating business, serve as a representative payee for the ARC of Crawford County, and serve two terms as an elected official for New Vernon Township. James also served as an elder in his church.

James was called on frequently by his friends and family to repair things and he was amazing at doing so. He even cleared the land where he built his own home.

James leaves behind his beloved wife Helen, Daughter Amy (David) Ho and Son James (Kelly) Berger. He is also survived by his six grandchildren.

James was preceded in death by his parents, and grandson: Philip.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Rose and Black Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. 99 Franklin Street, Stoneboro, PA. Visitation will take place from 10 am to 12 pm on Friday, October 27, at Sandy Lake Presbyterian Church. A funeral service will take place at 12 pm following the visitation with the Rev. Beth Creekpaum, officiating.

Interment will take place in Allegheny County Memorial Park.

Memorials may be made in James’ name to Sandy Lake Presbyterian Church or Lakeview Area Helping Hands

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October 27, 2023

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Sandy Lake Presbyterian Church

Funeral Service
October 27, 2023

12:00 PM
Sandy Lake Presbyterian Church


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