Lillian F. (Darmi) BERNSTEN

News Death Notice

BERNSTEN, Lillian F. (Darmi) age 96 of Brookville, OH, passed away Tuesday, November 13, 2012. Lillian was born April 23, 1916 in Manhattan, NY, daughter of the late Gene and Mia (Erikson) Darmi. She was a graduate of the Orange Memorial Hospital Nursing Program in Orange, NJ and worked as a Registered Nurse for 44 years. Lillian was employed with Montgomery County for 18 years as a Public Health Nurse. She was a member of Faircreek Church. Lillian was a loving wife and mother. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her and loved her. Mrs. Bernsten is survived by her son, Richard (Jan); daughter-in-law, Cindy Bernsten; son-in-law, Bruce Kessler, 6 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; many other loving family members and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Forest K. Bernsten; son, Forest K. Bernsten; daughter, Linda Kessler and brother, Peter Darmi. A Memorial Service will be held 11 AM Saturday, December 8, 2012 at Brookhaven Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Activities Room, (enter through Door 1), 1 Country Lane, Brookville, OH 45309. A luncheon will be held following the Memorial Service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to United World Mission, P.O. Box 602002, Charlotte, NC 28260-2002, Faircreek Church, or World Vision, P.O. Box 9716, Federal Way, WA 98063-9716, in Lillian's memory. Online memories and condolences may be left for the family at

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Published in Dayton Daily News on Dec. 2, 2012