JANESVILLE -- Kurt Randall Bergmann, age 46, of Janesville, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019, of injuries suffered in a semitruck accident in Vermilion County, Illinois.
Kurt was born on Dec. 23, 1972, in Watertown, the son of Carl and Marjorie (Wuestenberg) Bergmann. He grew up in Clyman and graduated from Dodgeland High School in Juneau in 1991. Kurt married Tracy Wiktorowski on Aug. 30, 1997.
He was employed as a driver in the trucking industry for over 20 years. For the last 12 years he was employed as a driver by Serta Mattress Company. Kurt was baptized and confirmed into the Lutheran faith at St. John's Lutheran Church in Watertown and was currently a member of St. Matthew's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Janesville. Kurt enjoyed grilling on his deck, snowmobiling and spending time on his pontoon boat.
Surviving are his wife, Tracy Bergmann; daughter, Chelsey Bergmann who is a student at the University of Arizona; mother, Marjorie Bergmann of Watertown; sister, Rita Bergmann of Watertown; brother, Dennis (Cheryl) Bergmann of Beaver Dam; mother-in-law, Susan (Scott) Rogers of Beloit; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Jennifer and Stephen Quintana of Farmington, Minnesota; sister-in-law, Brie Rogers of Jefferson as well as his furry friends, Sophie and Doug.
He was preceded in death by his father, Carl Bergmann; his father-in-law, Wayne Wiktorowski; his grandparents and his furry friend, Butterscotch.
Visitation will be on Saturday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at St. Matthew's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 709 Milton Ave., Janesville. A memorial service will follow at the church at 1 p.m. Saturday with the Rev. James Janke officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a memorial fund that is being established. The family is being assisted by Henke-Clarson Funeral Home.
Henke-Clarson Funeral Home
1010 N. Wright Road Janesville