Steven Gary Bergman, born to Eileen and Martin Bergman in Rosyln, New York on February 24, 1964 died on June 25, 2020 in Richmond, VA. He is predeceased by his mother, Eileen and his maternal and paternal grandparents. He is survived by his wife, Dawn and their three children, Alexandra (Justin) Dao, Samantha (Zak) Mizelle, and Zachary Bergman; his father, Martin Bergman, his brother, Ronald (Linda) Bergman, his sister, Jodi Wray, and numerous nieces and nephews; his devoted friend, Lynne Tighe and his lifelong best friend, Ira Goldman.
Steven had a love for the Beatles and classic rock music, traveling, and New York sports (Go Yankees!). He especially loved spending quality time with his kids – singing in the car, watching lightning storms, and just being his goofy self.
A memorial open house will be held on Monday, June 29, 2020 at Affinity Funeral Service, 2720 Enterprise Pkwy., from 5-8 p.m.
Honoring Steven’s generous wish, the gift of sight was shared with people in need; Steven’s eye tissue and corneas were donated to Old Dominion Eye Foundation.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in his name to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) or the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology (AAAAI) Foundation. Steven’s family wishes to extend a sincere thank you to the doctors and staff of Virginia Cancer Institute and Henrico Doctors’ Hospital, who provided exceptional care throughout the COVID-19 crisis.