Date of Birth: 11/23/1940
Date of Death: 3/25/2015
Services: Mass of Christian Burial Monday 10:00 AM at St. James Catholic Church.
Visitation: Visitation with the family begins Sunday at 6:30 PM with a Wake Service at 7:00 PM at St. James Catholic Church.
Memorials: Memorials suggested to: Fred and Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, 986805 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68198-6805. When mailing your donation, please include Bernice's name and specify that the donation is for pancreatic cancer research.
Age 74, born in McGrath, MN.
Preceded in death by her loving husband, Edward, of 42 years; brothers, Ralph and John.
Survived by daughters, Cristi Thompson, Lisa (Kevin) Doyle; sons, Brian (Teena), Gary (Brenda), and Scott, all of Omaha; 11 grandchildren, Chris Thompson, Michelle (Brian Wilhite, Abbey Thompson (Tony Kaputska), Aubrey (Vincent) Hronek, Chelsie and Madison Krzyzanowski, Trevor and Ethan Krzyzanowski, Sophia Krzyzanowski, Ariel and Drew Doyle; 7 great grandchildren, Audriana, Landen, Kaeden, Karsen, Kolven, Ryan and Brianna; sister, June Mitchell, and sister in law, Gyla Lilledahl.
Bernice retired from Walgreens after 25 years. She enjoyed bowling, reading and was very active with the church. She most of all loved spending time with family and friends.