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“My heart breaks as I am just finding out about this. Nothing will ever compare to his sense of humor, his laugh or the way he always carried himself....Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: - Pownal, VT

“I am so sorry for your loss, Bernie was the last person to take me up the Monument and he was such a lovely man. He will be missed ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Denise Therriault-Taff - VT

“Joanne and family,I am so sorry to hear of Bernie's passing. Even though I have not seen you in many years, I remember you all fondly. We had some...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Sue Caraman - Pownal, VT

“Our hearts go out to you all. Such a nice man. Special hugs for Julie. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Kim Livingston - Bennington, VT

“My heart goes out to all of you. I will always remember him fondly...he was a good soul. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Nitza Garza - TN

“May the God of all comfort strengthen the family during this time of deep sorrow. Those who pass on, God keeps in his memory because they are...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“JoAnn Julie and Buddy: imagine the joy of being with our Lord for Uncle Bernie! While the rest of us mourn his passing let us be consoled by...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Janice Bourgeois - Chazy, NY

“My sincerest condolences to Joanne and the Bourgeois family. It was an honor and a pleasure to have known Bernie. He will be greatly missed. May all...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: John Seaton - Palm Coast, FL

“Dear Joanne, Buddy and Julie, my heart goes out to all of you at this time. Bernie may have started out as my boss but soon became a true friend. i...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Bonnie Wilkins - Bennington, VT

Bernard was born on August 15, 1933 and passed away on Friday, April 13, 2018.

Bernard was a resident of Bennington, Vermont at the time of passing.

He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War as a radio operator on Okinawa.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, April 18, at 2 PM at Sacred Heart St. Francis de Sales Church, with burial to follow at Park Lawn Cemetery. A wake will be held at E.P. Mahar and Son Funeral Home on Tuesday from 4 to 7, with a prayer service at 6 followed by time for personal reflections.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to the Bennington Rescue Squad or Sacred Heart St. Francis de Sales School through the funeral home office.