Franciscus, Bernadine Rose

(Nee Bertrand)

Age 78 of Inver Grove Heights

Passed away on January 9, 2018. Preceded in death by great-grandson, Austin James Friesz & niece, Aime`e Kurysh. Survived by loving husband of 58 years, Jerry; children Cindy, Shelly McPhillips (Robert Zilla), Tony (Kari), Lisa (Kevin) Solberg; grandchildren, Tonya, Brandon (Danielle), Jordan (Jenny), Crystal (Justin), Kara (Brooks), Whitley, Brook, Joshua, Jerod, Antonio, Angelo, Lisa; great-grandchildren, Chloe, Charlotte, Nolan, Deanna, Ethan & Adler; sisters, Corinne (Tom) Kurysh & Kathy (Dave) Fletcher; also many relatives and friends. Bernie enjoyed traveling, playing board games, bowling and watching her MN Vikings. She especially enjoyed spending time with her sisters on bonding trips.  Bernie loved being surrounded by her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Visitation 10 am – 2 pm on Sunday, January 14, at Roberts Funeral Home, 8108 Barbara Ave., Inver Grove Heights.  In honor of Bernadine’s dedication to the MN Vikings, feel free to wear your purple or Vikings apparel. Mass of Christian Burial 11 am Monday, January 15, at the Church of St. Patrick, 3535 72nd St. Inver Grove Heights. Viewing from 10 am – 11 am prior to the 11 am Mass.  Interment St. Patrick’s Church Cemetery.

2018-01-11T08:40:11+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Obituaries|