ELBURN – Bernard "Bernie" Joseph, 61, of Elburn, passed away at his home Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012.
He is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Sandy; two children, Dan (Koreen) Joseph, and their daughters, Aley and Andrea of Evans, Colo.; Amy (Brian Robie) Joseph and their son, Nolan, of North Aurora; his mother, Delores Stuart of Walden, Ark.; four siblings, Glen Joseph, Terry Van Sickle, Penny Strange and Chris Stewart; and many loving in-laws, nieces, nephews, cousins and a community of friends.
He is preceded by his father, Bernard Sr.; and three siblings, Michael Joseph, Thomas Joseph and William Stewart.
Visitation will be from 2 to 5:30 p.m., with a remembrance service to follow at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, at the Elburn Lions Club, 500 Filmore St., Elburn. Friends are encouraged to bring a story to tell or a memory to share during this service and help highlight the thousands of memories Bernie made with all of his friends.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established in Bernie's name to benefit his favorite charities, including the Elburn Lions Club. Checks may be made to the "Bernard Joseph Memorial" and mailed in care of P.O. Box 66, Elburn, 60119. Tributes may also be forwarded to the same address or online at www.conleycare.com
where you can find his full life story.
Arrangements were handled with care by Conley Funeral Home, the leader in compassionate comprehensive bereavement care for the communities surrounding Kane, DeKalb, DuPage and Kendall counties. Family owned and operated with sincerity in service for four generations since 1922.
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