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SMC Salutes Grosse Pointe North and South Honors Students

At a luncheon meeting on May 28, the Senior Men’s Club of Grosse Pointe honored the seniors from Grosse Pointe North and Grosse Pointe South High Schools who had earned a cumulative 4.0 or higher grade point average. After introductory remarks by Deputy Superintendent Dr. Jon Dean, each student was introduced and presented a certificate by South Principal Moussa Hamka or North Principal Kate Murray.

Seniors from Grosse Pointe South with Dr. jon Dean and Moussa Hamka
Seniors from Grosse Pointe North with Dr. Jon Dean and Kate Murray
Past President Marty McMillan, Kate Murray, Moussa Hamka and President Chris Walsh

SMC Memorial

Name: Joseph  M. Bernert

Born:  August 28, 1947

Died:   May 25, 2019 (71)

SMC Member: March 8,  2011(8)

Joseph was a faithful member of the SMCGP golf sub-club for several years. Note the references to membership in the SMCGP and to Carl Breer in the obituary.

Joseph Michael Bernert, formerly of Beckley, West Virginia, passed away at age 71 on May 25, 2019 in Troy, Michigan. Joseph was a Grosse Pointe resident and proud member of the Grosse Pointe Senior Men’s Club.



Joseph was born August 28, 1947, the oldest son of Margaret and Henry. Joseph did his undergraduate work at West Virginia Tech and received his JD from the University of Detroit. Joe enjoyed golf, both playing and watching, he was a movie lover and enjoyed a good meal.  Read more