William Bergosh passed away July 8, 2014. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m., July 14, 2014 at the Lee's Summit United Methodist Church, 114 SE Douglas Street, Lee's Summit, Mo. Reception will follow at 3 p.m. in the Ambassador Room at John Knox Village, 500 NW Murray Road, Lee's Summit, Mo.
Gifts in lieu of flowers may be sent to the John Knox Village Foundation, 400 NW Murray Road, Lee's Summit, Mo., 64081.
Bill was born June 17, 1942 in Pueblo Colo. He graduated from North High School in Denver and Ottawa University, Ottawa Kan. After graduation from college he moved to Kansas City where he spent most of his professional career working in the non-profit field, first with the Muscular Dystrophy Association, then with Crittenton and finally as the President of the John Knox Village Foundation until he retired in 2013. He was also a Senior Fellow and Adjunct Professor at the Henry W. Blosh School of Public and Business Administration.
Bill is survived by his son Tony and Grandsons Logan and Zachery of Augusta, Kan.; niece Kelsi Dinneny and her sons Diego and Ricco and daughter Camile of Olathe, Kan.
(Arrangements: Langsford Funeral Home, 115 SW 3rd Street, Lee's Summit, Mo., 64063, 816-524-3700.)