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Larry (Lawrence) Bernacki
  • In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to:
  • St Joseph of Arimathea Ministry of St Ignatius High School
    1911 W 30th St
    Cleveland, OH 44113

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“It has been a year since you left us and I still go to pick up my phone to call you. Now our daily conversations go on in my heart and mind. Miss you ”
1 of 41 | Posted by: Susan. (Zulu) Dagata

“I'll never forget my first trip to Vegas. I tried to get in touch with him but I was to late, RIP Larry. ”
2 of 41 | Posted by: Ray Grandon - Miami Beach, FL

“Miss you so much, still think of something that I want to talk to you about. I pick up my phone and then realize I can't call you.our daily...Read More »
3 of 41 | Posted by: Susan Dagata - Parma Heights, OH

“I'll miss Larry and David who I went to Las Vegas with in 1980 and visited in their Cleveland home later. I guess I'm late for everything, RIP. ”
4 of 41 | Posted by: Ray Grandon or Mike James - FL

“I'll miss you and David, seems like I'm late for everything, RIP friend. ”
5 of 41 | Posted by: Ray Grandon aka Mike James - FL

“RIP Larry and David, had good time in Las Vegas and Cleveland when I visited you. ”
6 of 41 | Posted by: Ray Franklin Grandon, aka Mike James Grandon - FL

“I'm so sorry to hear this news. Its been many years since we were in contact with each other but my memories of all of us neighborhood "kids" makes...Read More »
7 of 41 | Posted by: Carol (Bujakowski) Burchart - MI

“LARRY BERNACKI--- A GOOD CLOSE FRIEND OF THE COTOR FAMILY,RELATIVES AND FRIENDS....LET THE TRUMPETS START TO PLAY---WHEN THE HEAVENLY GATES OPEN--...Read More »
8 of 41 | Posted by: jeffrey cotor - cleveland, OH

“LARRY BERNACKI--- A GOOD CLOSE FRIEND OF THE COTOR FAMILY,RELATIVES AND FRIENDS....LET THE TRUMPETS START TO PLAY---WHEN THE HEAVENLY GATES OPEN--...Read More »
9 of 41 | Posted by: jeffrey cotor - cleveland, OH

“I am very sorry to hear of the death of Larry. He,was a very caring person May he rest in peace.Sincerely,Dawn Scanlan ”
10 of 41 | Posted by: A friend

“My freind I will miss your smile and kind heart bingo will never be the same ”
11 of 41 | Posted by: Kathy Mims - Eculid, OH - Friend

“We have lost the greatest man that was in are lives.He was kind caring giving and loving to all of us.Was always there when we needed him.Uncle Larry...Read More »
12 of 41 | Posted by: Rob Gabrielle Chris Koenig - OH

“My deepest sympathy to larry. he was a good family friend and one of the best people I ve ever known. May he RIP. ”
13 of 41 | Posted by: bryan novak - cleveland, OH

Larry and Theresa
14 of 41 | Posted by: Sandra Flowers

Karen and Bob's wedding
15 of 41 | Posted by: Sandra Flowers

Logan and Riley with Uncle Larry and Aunt Marlene
16 of 41 | Posted by: Sandra Flowers

Jaden and Uncle Latry
17 of 41 | Posted by: Sandra Flowers

“My condolences for your loss. May the God of all comfort sustain you now and in the days ahead. May God also grant you a measure of peace. ”
18 of 41 | Posted by: B

“my prayers and thoughts are with all the bernacki family thru this time..may the gates of heaven open and the trumpets play..larry will be greatly...Read More »
19 of 41 | Posted by: A friend

“Going to miss you so much Larry. You were so kind to my Mom and Dad. They probably said What are you doing here now? I'm sure you've had your card...Read More »
20 of 41 | Posted by: Lorie Zaccaro - Brunswick

“Paul and Marylou, so very sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers ”
21 of 41 | Posted by: shirley demko - Sagamore HIlss, OH

“Larry was one of the sweetest, kindest man ever. He will be missed by many. I will always remember his hospitality and time spent with him, ”
22 of 41 | Posted by: Shirley Smith - Eufaula, OK

“Rip Larry. Heaven gained another angel ”
23 of 41 | Posted by: Victoria Martovitz - Cl, OH

“RIP Lawrence tell the gang I said hi. ”
24 of 41 | Posted by: Donna Novak - Cleveland, OH

“My condolences to Larry's family and friends. I'll never forget your good nature, kindness and humor. I loved all the family poker events we shared...Read More »
25 of 41 | Posted by: Pete B - Strongsville, OH

“Sorry to learn of Larry's passing. We were friends on the Southside , went to Tremont School Together. A great guy, Always remember his Grandmothers...Read More »
26 of 41 | Posted by: David Sot - Flowery Branch, GA

“To the Bernacki family and friends, I'm so sorry for your loss . May the loving God of all comfort and hope give you the needed comfort during this...Read More »
27 of 41 | Posted by: Tiffaney G - OH

“I'll never forget coming to you right house with dad and attempting to learn how to play poker, or you always giving us candy and pop! I know you dad...Read More »
28 of 41 | Posted by: Hadie Dimanti - Cleveland, OH

“So sorry to learn of Larry's passing. Larry was one of the kindest, thoughtful friend anyone could ever hope to have in their life. My late husband...Read More »
29 of 41 | Posted by: Nancy Yoder - McDonough, GA

“Thank you Larry for being such a wonderful friend. I've been blessed to have you in my life for so many years. Right now there is a hole in my heart...Read More »
30 of 41 | Posted by: A friend

“Larry, you were a great guy ,loved by many, you are now with Dave and and many more of you loved ones, god bless, no more pain, peace be with you ...Read More »
31 of 41 | Posted by: A friend

“I'm sorry for your loss May you have peace at this time ”
32 of 41 | Posted by: A friend

“Please accept my sincere condolences on the loss of your dear mother. May your fond memories and the peace that God gives comfort and strengthen you...Read More »
33 of 41 | Posted by: Brittany - Cleveland, OH

“Please accept my condolences on loss of your love one. May God sustain you and comfort you at this time of such great loss. ”
34 of 41 | Posted by: Michelle - OH

“My sincere condolences to the family and friends. Losing a loved one in death is very difficult. May you find peace and comfort in this time of need. ”
35 of 41 | Posted by: A friend

“Rip larry you were always a good friend to my grandma and uncle bill ”
36 of 41 | Posted by: Robert Francis - Cleveland, OH

“I've always known him as Uncle Larry. He always came to our family celebrations with Carol. I loved to listen to his stories, they had me in stitches...Read More »
37 of 41 | Posted by: Darlene Jaworski - Parma, OH

“God broke the mold when he created you Larry! You were and special friend, great guy and loved by many! You will be missed so much! Heaven welcomed...Read More »
38 of 41 | Posted by: Carolyn Martovitz - OH - Family

“My heart is broken again...but at least i no he is in heaven with my mom Carol Highland and David Struzynski..love you always and forever ”
39 of 41 | Posted by: Sherri Koenig - OH - Family

“Uncle Larry , So very hard to believe your are no longer with us, but knowing that you are with Uncle David, Carol and your family gives us joy. ...Read More »
40 of 41 | Posted by: A friend

“May the God of all comfort and a promise hope, be with the family and friends at this very difficult and sad time. ”
41 of 41 | Posted by: D - Cleveland, OH


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LARRY (LAWRENCE) BERNACKI passed away February 5, 2019.

Son of Andrew Bernacki and Eleanore (Ella) Srebala (nee Balucki) both deceased.

Brother of Robert (Bob) Bernacki and Paul (Marylou) Srebala.

Beloved friend of Carol Highland (nee Mower) for 55 years (deceased 2015). Partner and best friend of David Struzynski (deceased 1997). Nephew, cousin, uncle and friend to many.

Larry was a volunteer bingo worker for St Maron and Sacred Heart of Jesus Churches for many years. Graduate of Lincoln High School Class of 1962, U.S. Marine Corps Veteran (1962-1966). Over 20 year employee of American Freight Systems.

In lieu of flowers Memorial Contibutions are suggested to St Joseph of Arimethea Ministry of St Ignatius High School 1911 W 30th St Cleve.,OH44113 or St Jude Childrens Research Hospital 263 Danny Thomas Pl. Memphis, TN 38105.

Please join his family for a Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday February 9, 2019 at 11a.m. at St. John Cantius Church 906 College Ave (corner of Professor Ave) Cleveland where friends will be received prior to Mass from 10 – 11a.m.

Entombment Holy Cross Cemetery.