Francis Harry “Red” Berzley

Francis Harry “Red” Berzley, 75, of Fayetteville, died Sunday, March 3, 2019.  He was born February 2, 1944 in Allegan, Michigan to Francis Alfred and Maryellen (Oisten) Berzley.

Red was devoted to his family and loved spending time with his grandchildren.  He enjoyed playing Santa Claus over the years, making people smile, and was a huge train enthusiast.  Red retired from Cargill after 28 years.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Margaret; two daughters, Tracy Berzley and Dori Burgess; three sisters, Milla, Rose and Louise; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by one brother, Gene, and three sisters, Pat, Sandy and Lorna.

A memorial service was held Wednesday evening, March 6, at the family home.