Bernard J. Bourgeois

Bennington, Vermont

Aug 15, 1933 – Apr 13, 2018 (Age 84)


Tuesday, August 15th 1933
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Bernard J. Bourgeois, 84, long time resident of Bennington, died Friday evening April 13, 2018, at SVMC after a long illness, surrounded by his family.Bernie was born August 15, 1933, in Colchester, to Firmin and Aldea (Daigneault) Bourgeois. He was raised on family farms in Salisbury and Whiting...

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I am so sorry for your loss, Bernie was the last person to take me up the Monument and he was such a lovely man. He will be missed

Joanne and family,

I am so sorry to hear of Bernie's passing. Even though I have not seen you in many years, I remember you all fondly. We had some great laughs at Woolworth's years ago. I was honored to know such a special family, so full of love for others.
You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Our hearts go out to you all. Such a nice man. Special hugs for Julie. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

My heart goes out to all of you. I will always remember him fondly...he was a good soul.

May the God of all comfort strengthen the family during this time of deep sorrow. Those who pass on, God keeps in his memory because they are precious in his eyes. My sincerest condolences. (Psalms 116:15)

JoAnn Julie and Buddy: imagine the joy of being with our Lord for Uncle Bernie! While the rest of us mourn his passing let us be consoled by recalling what he and his family have left this world. Hundreds of us wouldnt be here without the endurance and strength of the Bourgeois family, their fortitude and determination could only be surpassed by their compassion and devotion to friends and family alike. I recall the coming of the family from Canada, the fear and excitement of facing the...

My sincerest condolences to Joanne and the Bourgeois family. It was an honor and a pleasure to have known Bernie. He will be greatly missed. May all the fond memories of his wonderful life see you through the difficult times ahead.

Dear Joanne, Buddy and Julie, my heart goes out to all of you at this time. Bernie may have started out as my boss but soon became a true friend. i will forever remember his great smile , his quick wit and his unending kindness.He will be in my heart always.
Love to you all Bonnie