Obituary of Roland G Bernier

Roland G. Bernier 

 

WINTER HAVEN

 

Roland George Bernier, age 92, passed away Thursday, August 8, 2019 at Life Care Center of Winter Haven.

 

He was born in Northampton, Massachusetts on April 6, 1927 to parents George and Estelle.

 

He graduated from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst with a degree in chemistry and had a successful career in the specialty paper making industry.

 

Roland was an avid pilot throughout his life. He built radio control model airplanes, owned and flew small aircraft and restored antique aircraft in his retirement.

 

He was also a veteran, serving in the Army during World War II.

 

Roland is survived by his beloved wife of 42 years, Maxine and his three children George and William Bernier and Karen Herpak.

 

Services will be held at Saint Matthew's Catholic Church at 9:00 AM on Tuesday, August 13th.