Marie D. Bernard, 93
Marie D. Bernard, of Lake Ridge, VA on February 11, 2018. For 69 years she was the loving wife of Jack, who predeceased her.
Marie was a wonderful mother to Nancy Ryback and Janice (Robert) Matusevich and an incredible grandma to Steve (Selene) Ryback, Dana (Morgan) Hendrickson and Robert (Jordyn) Matusevich. She delighted being "GG" to Kara and Ryan Hendrickson and Mikaela Matusevich. Marie was a caring sister, aunt, cousin and friend to so many.
Her talents were numerous--gourmet cook, decorator, artist, seamstress and tailor, hostess, and correspondent. She enjoyed beach vacations and travel to foreign lands. Marie was an avid reader, always inquisitive, intelligent and skilled at Trivial Pursuit, crossword puzzles and any card games. Her passions were playing bridge and chocolate.
Her care and concern will forever be a source of strength and love for us all.
A Celebration of Life will be held on March 9, 2018 at 2 pm at Westminster, 12191 Clipper Dr., Lake Ridge, VA. She will be interred at a later date at Arlington Cemetery . The family suggests donations to Wreaths Across America, PO Box 249, Columbia Falls, ME 04623, please note in memory of Marie Bernard.