William Bernard Sr
DEXTER, MI – William Bernard Sr, age, 87, of Dexter, passed away Monday, September 30, 2013 at Arbor Hospice with his loving family by his side.
He was born in Cleveland, Ohio to Wendell and Blanch Bernard. He was a devoted Teamster for over 60 years, was a member of Local Union 164 and continued to serve as the Union Chairman at Michigan Conference of Teamsters Welfare Fund. He was also an Army Veteran of World War II and Korean War.
He was proceeded in death by Beverly (Ehnis) Bernard. The couple were married on December 7, 1957 and were married for 53 years before Beverly passed away on October 20, 2010.
William loved the outdoors, traveling, going to auctions, and spending time with his loved loves. His hobbies included reading the newspaper, cutting grass, and collecting many things.
William is survived by his two sons, William Jr (Brenda) Bernard and John Bernard; grandchildren Aaron (Meghan) Bernard, Eric Bernard, Alise Bernard, and Ashley Bernard; his beloved dog Wylie Bernard and many friends.
The family will receive friends and family, Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 11 a.m followed by the memorial service at noon at Dexter United Methodist Church located at 1643 Huron River Drive, Dexter, MI 48130.
Memorial contributions to Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America-Great Lakes Chapter would be greatly appreciated. www.hosmermuehlig.com