Bernard Joseph KLEMMER
Bernard Joseph KLEMMER
  • September 29, 1922 - October 22, 2017
  • Clermont, Florida

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Bernard Joseph Klemmer Sr. 95, of Clermont Florida, passed away peacefully on October 22, 2017. Bernard was born on September 29, 1922 in Philadelphia Pennsylvania to the late Anna (Breen) and Frederick C. Klemmer. Bernard honorably served in the United States Army in the 87th Infantry Division, also known as the "Golden Acorn" for many years, and fought in the Battle of the Bulge. After retiring, he moved to Clermont and spent the last 14 years with his daughter. They had some amazing adventures together and made wonderful memories together. Bernard lived his life to the absolute fullest. Bernard is predeceased by his loving wife of almost 70 years, but leaves behind, his two sons, Bernard Jr. and Fred of Trevose PA. His daughter, Karen of Clermont, three grandchildren, Bernard III, David and Kristin Klemmer-Shuffler. As well as seven great-grandchildren.

A private celebration of life for Bernard will be held on Saturday October 28, 2017. A Military service will be held in the spring at Arlington National Cemetery.