David Berson, 98


SEEKONK, Mass. – David Berson died Aug. 8.  He was the husband of Shirley (Norman) Berson for 59 years.

Born in Providence, a son of the late Philip and Esther (Rosenfeld) Berson, he had lived in Seekonk for 51 years. He was a cattle dealer for most of his life and the owner of Berson Farms for more than 70 years.

The father of Philip Berson of Calabasas, Calif., Denise Berson of Seekonk and Esther Dinerman and her husband Steven of Cranston. The father of the late Julia and Sarah Berson, he was the grandfather of Steven, Brian, Rebecca, Jacob and Ariana and the great-grandfather of Eden and Cooper.

Contributions may be made to Temple Am David.