Wanda M. Bernard
unknown - September 1, 2012
Wanda M. Bernard, 88, of Lind Ave. Mattydale, died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, at Loretto Fahey. A native of Schenectady, Wanda resided in Mattydale for the past 80 years. She was the daughter of the late George and Anna (Gasiorowski) Przekwas and was a 1932 graduate of North Syracuse High School.
During WWII Wanda worked at Hancock Field, where she met her husband to be Winfrey Bernard. She later worked for several years at C.E. Chappell's department store in Northern Lights. She was a communicant of St. Margaret's Church and a member of the Mattydale Hinsdale Seniors Club.
Wanda was predeceased by her husband Winfrey in 1989, a son, Wayne on July 30, and a sister Thelma Sheils on May 31.
Surviving are her two children: William Bernard of North Syracuse and Wendy Bernard of Jamestown; a brother: George (Stella) Przekwas of North Syracuse; seven grandchildren, Benjamin, Brigitte, Brett, Alexander, Emily, Meagan, Jacqueline, four great grandchildren.
Donations in Wanda's memory may be made to the Rescue Mission , 56-58 Whitney Avenue
Binghamton, NY 13901.
Calling hours: 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5, at Krueger Funeral Home, 2619 Brewerton Rd., Mattydale. Prayer service: 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, at the funeral home followed by a mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. in St. Margaret's Church. Burial will be in Assumption Cemetery. For more information, photos or to sign the guest book, please visit kruegerfh.com.