Mr. James Jules Bernos, 88 years old of Hammond, Louisiana, passed away Saturday, September 28, 2013, at Heritage Health Care. He was born on Tuesday, July 7, 1925, in New Orleans, son of the late Harold Raphael and Cora Pearl Tell Bernos. He was a US Navy WWII
veteran. Surviving are his sons & daughters-in-law, James and Virginia Ferro Bernos, Donald and Laura Dawsey Bernos, 6 grandchildren and their spouses, David and Christine Bernos, Gina and Troy Baglio, Brian and Brandi Bernos, James and Robin Bernos Jr., Brandon and Brittany Bernos, 10 great-grandchildren, Victoria, Madelyn, Dalton, Grant, Madison,, Benjamin, Julianna, Cecelia, Brianna and Hope. He is preceded in death by his wife, Cecelia Pettingill Bernos. Friends will be received on Saturday, October 5, 2013 from 10:00 am until 11:00 am at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Ponchatoula. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 11:00 am, celebrated by Rev. Paul McDuffie. Interment will follow in the Biloxi National Cemetery at a later date. Contributions may be made to St Joseph Catholic Church, P.O. Box 368, Ponchatoula, LA 70454. An on-line guest book is available at www.harrymckneely.com.