Frederick David Bernardy
October 21, 1936 – October 30, 2022
Frederick David Bernardy was born in Seaforth, MN on October 21, 1936, to Henry and Eva (Rittenour) Bernardy. He was the youngest of 15 children. He proudly served in the United States Army from 1957-1959 and was united in marriage to Rita (Wurscher) on May 30, 1960. They made their home and raised 3 daughters in Tucson, Arizona. He loved his family, friends, and fishing.
David is survived by his daughters, Kim Stark (and Rick) of Tucson, daughter Palus Turk of Prescott, daughter Karn Boyce (and Ken) of Tucson; grandchildren Daniel Isaac Turk, Sarah Jeanette Stark and Aspen (Mikala) Turk; 3 great grandchildren; sibling Florence Szczesniak and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents Henry and Eva; his wife, Rita; and many of his beloved brothers and sisters.
David passed away peacefully in his home on October 30, 2022. He was truly a gentle soul with a giving heart.