- Thomas "Tommy" Louis Bernard, 59, died peacefully March 3, 2017, at his home. He was the son of the late Louis "Pete" Bernard and Geraldine "Gerry" Bernard.
He was predeceased by his wife, Rhonda (McLaughlin) Bernard. Tommy is survived by his siblings, Gerryann Bernard of Bangor, Brenda and Greg Vogt and their children, Kelly, Brian and Kevin of Audubon, NJ, Tim and Melissa Bernard and their daughters, Callie and Martina of Bangor. He is also survived by Rhonda's children, A.J. McLaughlin and Jenna McLaughlin and his 3 grandchildren. Tommy leaves behind many cousins, aunts, uncles and friends. After a long career with Stillwater Lumber, and multiple health issues, he stayed home and looked forward to times with his cousins and friends.
A Funeral Liturgy outside of Mass will be held 11am Friday, March 10, 2017, at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center Street, Bangor. The family invites relatives and friends to share conversation and refreshments at the Family Reception Center of Brookings-Smith, 163 Center Street, Bangor, immediately after the service Friday.
Those who wish to remember Tommy in a special way may make gifts in his memory to the Bangor Area Recovery Network (The B.A.R.N.) 142 Center Street, Brewer, ME 04412. Condolences to the family may be expressed at BrookingsSmith.com.
Published on  March 7, 2017