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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. He is survived by his children Joseph (Antonia) Bernert; and Vera (Chris) Lucksted; his partner Andrea Ferrara as well as three step children. He is also survived by his younger brother, James and older sister, Marilyn Foley. Also his many beloved grandchildren, Parker, Mia, Liam, Charlee, and Natalie. Joseph had a lifelong friend and golf partner in Carl Breer.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Missing in Michigan PO Box 941 Union Lake MI 48387. 



Thank you to Ken Daher for the notice of Joe’s death.

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