Bernice Yvonne Randazzo, nee Yancy, 78, born July 27, 1938, in Jonesboro, Ark., passed away in the loving care of hospice and her immediate family on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, and was rejoined in Heaven with her daughter, Tammy Marie Cox, nee Randazzo, and best friend and former husband, Joseph C. Randazzo.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, Ross Yancy Sr., and Elenora Yancy, nee Brown; and stepmother, Ethel; siblings, Carolyn Cook, Leveda Breedlove, Leta Cox, Ross Yancy Jr., Gail Yancy, Raymond Yancy Jr., and William Freshman.
Surviving are her children, Teddy (Christine) Randazzo, Joseph (Sherry) Randazzo, Angela (Lance) Stockinger, and Diane Randazzo; 13 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren; dear friends, Ann Allen, and Velma Randazzo; and many other relatives and friends.
Bernice grew up in St Louis, Mo., where she met and married Joe Randazzo, and together they raised five children. She was a retired supervisor at Wonder Bread Bakery and member of the Bakery and Confectionary Union Local No. 4. She was baptized in the Catholic faith.
Memorials and condolences can be left at www.herrfuneral.com.
Visitation: Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, and from 9 a.m. tunil time of service Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, at Sunset Hill Funeral Home, 50 Fountain Dr., Glen Carbon, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral service at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, at Sunset Hill Funeral Home with Rev. Tony Minear officiating.
Celebration off life immediatley after At K of C, 4225 Old Alton Rd., Granite City, Ill. Private burial at a later date.
SUNSET HILL FUNERAL HOME, Glen Carbon, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Sept. 21, 2016