|Birth: ||Apr. 12, 1927|
|Death: ||Jan. 15, 2010|
Nellie M. Bernal, 82, of Tempe, Arizona, was surrounded by many who loved her as she was received in God's loving arms on January 15, 2010.
She was born April 12, 1927 in Hayden, Arizona and is preceded in death by her husband, Gilbert F. Bernal.
She is survived by her daughter, Helen Gutierrez (Ramon), her sons, Gilbert M. Bernal (Dee) and David Bernal; her sister, Lupe Kramer; and her brothers, Ernesto and Alberto Martinez. She had six loving grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren. All of them brought her such pride and joy.
She leaves behind a legacy of love; her sincere love for God, for her precious family and friends. All who had the honor of knowing her were touched in some way by her kindness.
She spent much of her adult life in the Golden Gate community and it was always with great love and affection that she remembered her Golden Gate family.
Visitation will be held from 6:00-7:00 p.m., Friday, January 22, 2010, followed by the rosary at 7:00 p.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church located at 5445 E Calle San Angelo, Guadalupe, AZ.
The mass will be held Saturday morning at 9:00 a.m., followed by the graveside service at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery, located at 2033 N 48th St. in Phoenix.
Arrangements are entrusted to Harper Funeral Home, Phoenix, AZ (602) 243-3961
(Obituary published in Arizona Republic, 01/21/2010.)
Gilbert F. Bernal (1924 - 2003)
Saint Francis Cemetery
Created by: Barb
Record added: Jan 21, 2010
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May you rest in peace.|
Added: Jan. 21, 2010