Lillian R. van Bergen, 67, born on Jan. 18, 1941, and passed away unexpectedly on Sept. 22, 2008. Preceded in death by her parents, Glen and Rose Milberger; brothers, Donny, John and Clarence Milberger; special uncle, Dale Hopper. Survived by her husband of 47 years, Frank van Bergen; son, Alan (Alicia) van Bergen, daughter, Sandra D. (Don) Geanetta; grandchildren, Shawn (Hilary), Dustin, Austin and Ashley Geanetta, Jessica and A.J. Booker; great-granddaughter, Kylie Geanetta; brother, Robert (Betty) Milberger; sister, May Swain; uncles, Dale (Zella) and Kale Milberger; aunts Dora ( Herb) Bornschein; numerous brothers and sisters-in-law; nieces, nephews, cousins and many special friends. Lillian was a member of the Pueblo German Club and truly enjoyed the many club dances. She also enjoyed the outdoors and especially camping trips with her family and friends. She also was a true animal lover of any kind. The family would like to thank the St. Mary Corwin Wound Care Center personnel for the expert and kind care she received. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service, 4 p.m. Thurs., Sept. 25, 2008, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel. Online condolences, *******

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  1. Im am so sorry about what happend Grandpa i wish this would have never happend i am so sorry about this but all i can say is that im very sorry and just to tell you she will always be with us for ever.

    I Love you so much

  2. Dearest Frank and Family,
    No words can express our sorrow for the loss of our precious Lillian. But I know God has her in His loving Arms and care. She is at perfect peace, completely healed, and no pain, only comfort, joy, and praising the Lord all day long. AMEN!
    Frank, Allen, Sandy, and families, we have you all in our prayer’s and thoughts continually. Prayer is the greatest gift God has given us. His unconditional love for each one of us never ends.
    You know you have always be a second family to me, and always will.
    We pray With Gods grace, mercy, love, comfort, and every thing that He is; Blesses you each day, and will be a great provider of His perfect self, for you during this difficult time in your lives as God heals each one of you of your grief and sorrow. Bringing you back into His Precious joy again very soon.

    All our love and prayer’s!

    Love, Stacey and Tom Qualseth

  3. Frank and family: We are so very sorry to loose our dear Lill. We pray that God will bless each one of you and heal your broken hearts soon.Lill was like a sister to me and I will always remenber all our good times together. We were so blessed to have her in our lives for the time that God gave us to enjoy her. She is not hurting any more, just all the people that she left behind. We send all our love and prayers to all of the family.
    Tom and Jo Williams

  4. We are so sorry for your loss. We will always remember the good times we had with Lil at Fred’s!

    The Hegler’s

  5. I m so sorry to hear of your loss. Lillian was a good friend, and I will miss her.
    Your friend

    Darryl B. Corfman

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