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James C "Nemo" Bernard
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1919
Bradys Bend
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 11, 2012
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA

James C. "Nemo" Bernard, 93, of East Brady, died Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, at the Sugarcreek Rest Home, Sugarcreek Township, Armstrong County. Born Feb. 28, 1919, in Bradys Bend, Jim was the son of Cornelius McBride and Margaret Bernard. A 1936 East Brady High School graduate, he was employed for 36 years by the former RexHide Inc. in East Brady. He also worked for PPG for six years. On Feb. 16, 1968, Jim married Mildred L. (McCanna) Snow. She preceded him in death on Aug. 29, 2002. An Army veteran, Jim served as a technician fifth grade with the 552nd Ordnance Heavy Maintenance Company Tank in Normandy, Northern France, Rhineland, Ardennes and Central Europe. He was the recipient of the Good Conduct Medal, the American Campaign Medal, the European African Middle Eastern Campaign Medal with five Bronze Stars and the World War II Victory Medal. He was a member of the American Legion Post 488, Bradys Bend. Jim was a member of East Brady Baptist Church. Jim was also a member of the former East Brady Quarterback Club and the Karns City Quarterback Club and he enjoyed hunting. Surviving are one stepdaughter, Sally L. Snow, of East Brady; two stepsons, Kenneth L. and his wife, Deborah Snow, of North Washington, and Kevin L. and his wife, Tracy Snow, of East Brady; and one stepson-in-law, James F. Unger of East Brady. Jim is also survived by four stepgrandchildren, Michael Unger, of Butler, Emily Snow, of North Washington, Brittany Snow, of East Brady, and Patrick Snow, of East Brady. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Mildred L. Bernard; one brother, John Bernard; and one stepdaughter, Sandy Unger. Friends of James C. "Nemo" Bernard will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the CHARLES BUECHELE FUNERAL HOME, 105 Fourth St., East Brady, PA 16028, where an American Legion service will be conducted at 6 p.m. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the Buechele Funeral Home with Pastor Mark Hillwig, of the East Brady Baptist Church, officiating. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Brady Bend, where military honors will be accorded. In lieu of flowers, the family asks the donations be made to the East Brady Ambulance Service, PO Box 325, East Brady, PA 16028. To view or express condolences, please visit

(Pittsburgh Tribune Review 10/12/2012) 
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  Mildred L. McCanna Snow-Bernard (1924 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Marys Cemetery
Bradys Bend
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Donna Butler Sheaffer
Record added: Oct 12, 2012
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James C Nemo Bernard
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James C Nemo Bernard
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James C Nemo Bernard
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Husband of the 2nd cousin of Lowell O. Summerville
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 Added: Oct. 18, 2012

- Donna Butler Sheaffer
 Added: Oct. 12, 2012

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