Bernice "Bern" Berson
Born 1927
Died 2016

Bernice Berson, 88, died Monday night at Menorah Park. Born in 1927, Bernice was the 6th of 8 children born to Sam and Lena. Pauline, Mort, Sidney, Harry, Phil, Bernice, Ruth, and Bill grew up in Syracuse in a different time~ life was simple. Bernice was a graduate of Blodgett HS, and continued on to business school. She was the manager of Knise and Krick Tool and Die Co. of Syracuse until retiring. She was also the evening manager at her brother Sids restaurant "Steak and Sundae" for more than 25 years. Bernice will always be remembered for her love and devotion to her family and the example she set for them through her work ethic and genuine concern for them and her friends.
She was predeceased by her nephew, Allan Hammer, and niece, Adriane Marino.
Her family includes her brother, Bill Berson; nephews, Steven (Sonny) Berson, and Gregory (Lee) Berson; nieces, Beth (Sonny) Drogoszewski, and Sharon (Frank) Elmer; and a large and loving extended family.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, August 4th, at Sisskind Funeral Chapel. Friends may visit with the family immediately prior to the service on Thursday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the funeral chapel, 3175 E. Genesee Street. Burial will be in Beth El Cemetery. Contributions may be made to The Susan G. KomenBreast Cancer Organization.

Date of Death: August 1, 2016
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