GEORGE A. BERGHOFF, 75, passed away Monday, Dec. 29, 2014 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, George was a Firefighter for the City of Fort Wayne for 20 years. He then went to work as an electrician with the East Allen County Schools for 20 years before retiring in 2004. He was a charter member of NKPHTS. He was also a member of New Haven/ Adams Township Advisory Board, Firefighters Union, IAF Local 124. Surviving are his wife, Sandra Berghoff of New Haven; children, David Berghoff of Chicago, Ill., John Berghoff, Joseph (Cherie) Berghoff, Daniel (Sherri) Berghoff all of New Haven, William Berghoff of Albertsville, Ala., Laura Berghoff of Las Cruces, N.M., Denise (Joel) Harter, Michelle (Mark) Walters both of Fort Wayne; 14 grandchildren and; one great-granddaughter; and sister, Nancy (Don) Kispert of Warsaw. He was preceded in death by his parents, Anthony and Dorothy Berghoff; brother, Gilbert Berghoff; and granddaughter, Misty Berghoff. Mass of Christian Burial is 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 2, 2015 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, New Haven with calling from 1:30 p.m. until the service. Fr. William Sullivan officiating. Calling also from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015 at D.O. McComb & Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Avenue, with a vigil service at 4:45 pm. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Firefighters Memorial Fund or Cancer Services of NE Indiana . To sign the online guest book, please go to www.domccombandsons.com

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