Death of Ron Bergman

May 28, 2015
Oakland, California

Longtime sports writer dies at 80
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The Associated Press

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Longtime Bay Area sports writer and former Associated Press writer Ron Bergman has died. He was 80.

Bergman died Thursday, according to his daughter Anne. He had been suffering from Parkinson's disease.

Bergman worked for the AP in the 1960s and covered the Beatles' final concert at Candlestick Park in 1966.

He later worked for the Oakland Tribune and San Jose Mercury News, covering the Oakland Athletics dynasty of the 1970s...

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