Oct. 11, 1940-June 5, 2023
William Ernest Bernard, Sr. passed away, peacefully, at his home in Henderson, NV, on June 5, 2023, with his wife and son by his side.
He was born on October 11, 1940 to Ernest and Rose Bernard at St. Paul's Hospital in Livermore, CA.
He was a graduate of Amador High School, class of 1958. He excelled in sports, playing baseball, basketball and football. His senior year he was awarded the Parks Air Force Base sports trophy.
He retired from Lone Star Industries in Pleasanton and retired to Henderson, NV where he enjoyed playing golf several times a week.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and his son Ernest William Bernard. He is survived his wife Stephanie, his son William Ernest Bernard Jr., his granddaughter Brittany Bernard and his sister Margery Bupp.
He will be remembered for his smile and his great sense of humor.
Remembrances may be made, in his name, to UCLA Medical Center, Westwood or the American Heart Association.
There will be no services.