Matthew "Charlie" Bernardi

Born: Tue., Jan. 6, 1942
Died: Tue., Nov. 10, 2009

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Matthew "Charlie" Bernardi, 67, 2701 Wapakoneta Ave., Sidney, Ohio died at his residence on Tuesday, November 10, 2009 at 7:35 AM. He was born January 6, 1942 in Sidney, Ohio the son of John and Anna (Gilardi) Bernardi and they are deceased. He was married on April 30, 1983 to Betty Jean Williamson and she survives along with ten children, Anna Bernardi of Webster, Massachusetts, Matt and Janice Berardi of Sidney, Ohio, Mark and Jessica Johnson of Nashville, Indiana, John and Jennifer Bernardi of Sidney, Ohio, Jerome and Michelle Bernardi of St. Paris, Ohio, Chris Bernardi and special friend Connie of Springfield, Ohio, Tiana and Anthony Latimer of Sidney, Ohio, Lee and Karen Tingley of Sidney, Ohio, Laura and Roger Triplett of Lima, Ohio, and Matthew Tingley of Sidney, Ohio; 27 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. One brother, James Bernardi and one son, Jerome Dominic are deceased. He was a 1960 graduate of Holy Angels High School in Sidney. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren and also enjoyed flea markets and camping. He was in the Sidney Iutis Club for 25 years and a leader with the Boy Scouts for 25 years and was named to the Hall of Fame in the Boy Scouts. He had worked at Miller Meteor in Piqua for 25 years and Thermoseal in Sidney for 20 years. He was a member of the Jehovah Witnesses in Sidney and was a Bible student of Jehovah Witness. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 14, 2009 at 11:00 AM at Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home with Terry Mitchell officiating. Burial will be at Graceland Cemetery, Sidney, Ohio at a later date. Friends may call at Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home on Friday, November 13, 2009 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM and on Saturday at the funeral home from 9:00 AM until the hour of service. Memorial contributions may be made to Betty Bernardi to help with funeral expenses. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

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eileen thompson

sorry to hear the pasting of charlie. may god be with you and your family thu this difficult time

Ashliegh Kies

I am so thankful to have known Charlie. He will have a place in all our hearts forever. He is loved and will be missed by all that knew him. I'm so sorry I can't make it home for the services. Love you Betty.

Christina Mackey

You and Charlie have been such a blessing in my life. I will always remember you and Charlie's caring and compassion and will treasure the memories I have. My thoughts and prayers are with you always. Love, Christina

Kris Ambos

Bernardi Family, Please except my deepest condolences on your loss. I have spent many a evening on the Iutis field with Charlie. He will be greatly missed. Sincerly, Kris Ambos and Family

LeAnn Veit

I'am sorry very sorry about your loss. Your in our thoughts and prayers.

jerold bowden

Sorry I was not able to come in person, but got called out of town. I have very found memories of Charlie both from working with him and also the years in the Iutis Club. I will miss his humor. Your family is in our prayers. Jerry Bowden

Ken and Anna Barnhouse

You have our deepest smypathy, Betty and family. I'm sorry we could not make it to the service.

Nena (Dolly Gilardi) Bailey

I am so sorry I could not attend the service. I just found out about Charlie's passing from Anna Mae Barnhouse today. I have so many found memories of my times with Charlie. I loved him so much. Betty, I wll be sending a card to have masses said in memory of Charlie. I am so sorry for your loss. If you need to talk, please don't hesitate to call me at 513-451-2876. Dolly

The "Sarge"

Mr. Nardi, You did what you had to do and we know that. We will all stay close and be there for mom. We love you and will miss you every day.