Alice I. Bernhardt

Alice I. Bernhardt, 83, formerly of 22 Kelsey Place, Jamestown, N.Y., passed away at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, in the Heritage Park Rehab and Skilled Nursing Facility.

A lifelong area resident, she was born June 7, 1930, in the town of Poland, a daughter of the late Vernon G. and Florence A. Stone Blood.

She was a graduate of Frewsburg High School and attended the Elam Bible Institute.

In previous years, she had been a member of the Jamestown Lioness Club, and enjoyed spending time working in her garden, reading and sewing.

Surviving are a daughter, Laurie (Edward) Adatepe of Pittsburgh, Pa.; a son, Brian D. (Carrie Wolfgang) Bernhardt of Jamestown; two grandchildren: Justin Adatepe of Pittsburgh, and Alicia Adatepe of New York City; and three sisters: Florence A. Minton of Jamestown, N.Y., Connie Johnson of Kiantone, N.Y., and Betty J. Reynolds of Frewsburg, N.Y.; as well as several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald R. Bernhardt, whom she married Jan. 30, 1960, and who died Nov. 7, 1993; three brothers: Donald Blood, Vernon Blood Jr., Harold Blood; and four sisters: Bertha Rasmussen, Louise Cheney, Eunice Valone and Caroline Blood.

The funeral will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday in the Lind Funeral Home. The Rev. Rick LaDue, pastor of Kidder Memorial United Methodist Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Lake View Cemetery.

Friends will be received from 24 p.m. and 79 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1893, Memphis, TN 381019950.

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