First Posted: 11/2/2008
Marie Bernardoni, 79, of Swoyersville, died October 28, 2008 at Hospice Community Care InPatient Unit of Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.
She was born July 21, 1929, in Forty Fort, a daughter of the late John and Mary Yurkanin Marcinko. She was a member of Holy Trinity Church, Swoyersville.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Junius J; and sisters Susan Kamarunas and Vern Theiman.
Surviving are sons Richard, Luzerne; James, Exeter; Junius, Larksville; daughter Nadine Warnke, Swoyersville; grandchildren Jessica Lew, Danielle Bernardoni, Vanessa Bernardoni, Francis Bernardoni, Junius Bernardoni III, Pamela Bernardoni, Lisa Bernardoni and Colin Warnke; sisters Helen Lazar, Forty Fort; Florence Venit, Laurel, Md.; Anna Mae Trypus, Port St. Lucie, Fla.; brothers Francis Marcinko, Plains; Thomas Marcinko, Tucson, Ariz.; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral was Oct. 31 from the Bednarski Funeral Home, Wyoming, with a Mass of Christian Burial in Holy Trinity Church, Swoyersville. Interment, Holy Trinity Cemetery, Swoyersville.
Memorial contributions may be made to That Special Woman Camp Bravehearts, 108 Gateway Shopping Center, Edwardsville, 18704, or to SAFE, Supporting Autism Families Everywhere, 237 Old River Road, Wilkes-Barre, 18704.