Jeremiah S. "Bergy" Bergheger, 44, of Warson Woods, MO, formerly of Columbia, IL, died August 7, 2022, in Warson Woods, MO. He was born May 5, 1978, in St. Louis, MO.
He is survived by his children Jordan & Kamri Bergheger; mother of his children, Amanda Simone Bergheger; parents Diane (Phil) Wentzel, Steve (Sharon) Bergheger, and Janet (Larry) Goessling; brothers & sisters Valerie (Greg) Hayes, Derek Wentzel, Amanda Bergheger, Carol (Pat) Bivins, Michael (Marla) Kettler, and Elise (Garrett) Rohlfing; grandmother Louise Nobbe; nieces Caroline, Leijah, Malijah, Caty Jane, Natalee & BreeAnne; closest friends, Rumsey Barnes & aunt, uncles & cousins.
He is preceded in death by his daughter Maya Grace Bergheger.
Jeremiah was a member of the First Baptist Church in Columbia, Illinois & The Crossings in Chesterfield, Missouri. He had a great love of family. He was an avid baseball athlete and fan. He was a successful trainer to hundreds of athletes and coaches alike. He knew & loved Christ.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
First Baptist Church - Columbia, IL
or March of Dimes
4 PM to 8 PM Monday, August 15, 2022 at First Baptist Church in Columbia, IL
9 AM until time of service Tuesday at First Baptist Church in Columbia, IL
10 AM Tuesday, August 16, 2022 at First Baptist Church in Columbia, IL
Pastor Jonathan Peters officiating
Interment at Evangelical St. Paul Cemetery in Columbia, IL