Paul W. Berndt(1955 - 2013)

Paul W. Berndt, 58

Waite Park

July 25, 1955 ~ October 29, 2013

Paul William Berndt, age 58, St. Cloud, MN died Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at the Veterans Administration Medical Center, St. Cloud, MN.

Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 7:00 PM at Benson Funeral Home Chapel, St. Cloud, MN. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Thursday.

Paul was born July 25, 1955 in Jersey City, New Jersey to Paul and Janice (Daley) Berndt. He served in the US Navy from Sept. 1972 - May 1973. Paul was a long time cab driver in New Jersey. He married Laura A. Leathers on July 23, 2008 in St. Cloud, MN.

Survivors include his wife, Laura Berndt of Waite Park, MN; daughter, Jodie Berndt of Ontario, CA; two step daughters, Laura A. Nieto of Weehawken, NJ and Cathlene Hernandez of Weehawken, NJ; two step sons, Anthony Lonbardo of West, NY and Jack Nieto, Jr of Weehawken, NJ; three grandchildren; two step grandchildren; brother, Carl Berndt of Naticoke, PA; and two sisters, Patricia Provenzano of Naticoke, PA and Lori Colemire of Naticoke, PA.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, Janice Hempel and Mary Beth Berndt.


Funeral Home

Benson Funeral Home
1111 25th Avenue South St. Cloud, MN 56301
(320) 252-3132

Published in the St. Cloud Times on Nov. 3, 2013