81, of Ligonier, passed away at 9:30 am Sunday, November 12, 2006. He was born September 19, 1925 in McKeesport, a son of the late Andrew J. and Mary Yawnlis Mandella. He married the former Marian Seinar on November 23, 1950. Bernie was a retired staff director with the US Congress. A veteran of the US Air Force, he served his country as a pilot during WW II. Sadly missed by his loving wife of 55 years, Marian Seinar Mandella. Private services by the ROBERT B. FERGUSON FUNERAL HOME, 105 Spring Street, Scottdale. Memorials to an animal shelter of one's choice or the Salvation Army.
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