F. Kerneil "Bernie" Bernardini 

*Jul 20, 1909 - †Aug 31, 1994
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    a) Mother's maiden name was King

    1933 San Diego Co Directory
    Kernell F. (Connie) h4551 Van Dyke Av

    Death and Funeral Notices 9-4-94 and 9-9-94
    The San Diego Union-Tribune
    "BERNARDINI, F. Kerneil "Bernie", 85, passed away Aug. 31, 1994.
    As a young man he was a professional musician, his lat job being a Saxaphone Player with Ted Weems in Chicago. He helped run his father's restaurant Bernardini's with his brother Buddy. He retired from the Marine Corps a Col. after 15 years of active service including tours in WWII, Korea and Vietnam. Kerneil was later general manager for Vita Pakt Citrus Products Co. in San Diego and an active ham radio operator patching in call from the Tuna Fleet and others enabling them to speak with family while
    away from home. He was a long time member of many organizations including San Diego Masonic Lodge +35, Scottish Rite, Al Bahr Shriners, the Royal Order of Jesters and the Elks Lodge +168 of
    which he was the Exhalted Ruler in 1951. Survived by his brother Buddy, sister-in-law Crystal, daughter Diane Rogers, sister-in-law Alma, brother-in-law Col. Andre D. Gomez, 1 nephew, 3 nieces. Funeral services were held Thursday 9-8-94 Cypress View Mortuary. 264-3168. Donations may be made to the Shriner's Children's Hospital."

    • musician, military