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Dorothy B. Bernd, 85 – Enjoyed Reading and Time with Family

Dorothy B Bernd, age 85, of Pine Grove, formerly of Valley View, passed away Thursday, May 28, 2020, at the home of her daughter in Tremont.

She was born on Thursday, February 21, 1935, in Donaldson, a daughter of the late Claude Morgan and the late Beatrice Brown Morgan.

She was a graduate of the former Tremont High School . Dorothy enjoyed reading and spending time with her family.

Her husband, Karl D Bernd, passed away in 2017. She was also preceded in death by her parents; by two brothers, Thomas Morgan and John “Jackie” Morgan; and by two son in laws Frank Demcher, Jr and Scott Bitter.

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She is survived by two daughters, Debra J Demcher of Tremont and Sue A Gent of Stuart, FL; a son, Eric K Bernd and his wife Cindy of Valley View; an adopted son Hac Phan and his wife Lin of New Orleans LA; twelve grandchildren; three great grandchildren; a sister, Ilene Devine of Donaldson; ; and several nieces and nephews.

Due to the current public health concerns a Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date.

Burial will be private in Donaldson Community Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to Ronald McDonald House, 745 W Governor Rd, Hershey, PA 17033.

Buffington-Reed Funeral Home, Valley View, is in charge of arrangements.

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