Callsign: VE3EKY, VA3XJDied: 2008 06 15
Suddenly at his home on Sunday, June 15, 2008, in his 80th year. Beloved husband of Ruth for 51 years. Loving father of Ruthanne Bernacki (Adam), Brent (Anita) and Scott (Darlene). Proud Granddad of Andrew Bernacki, Tom, Kathryn and Jake Granby, Saffrin and Mallika Granby, Dear brother of Frank, Bob (June) and the late Fred. Bernie was an active member and past president of the Hamilton Amateur Radio Club, a life member of the Knits of Columbus Council 6579 and member of the Burlington Sailing and Boating Club. He retired from Ford Oakville after 30 years of service. Family will receive friends at SWACKHAMER, BLACHFORD & WRAY FUNERAL HOME on Tuesday and Wednesday from 6-9 p.m. Vigil Prayers Wednesday at 8 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday at 10 a.m. at Canadian Martyr’s Roman Catholic Church. Cremation to follow. IN lieu of flowers, donations to The Canadian Martyr’s Church Building Fund or The Good Shepherd Centre would be greatly appreciated.