September 21, 1919 ~ December 1, 2008
Greece: Monday, December 1, 2008 at age 89. He is survived by his wife, Eileen LaCrosse; son, Michael (Marilyn) LaCrosse; daughters, Kathleen LaCrosse Volke, Joy LaCrosse & Julie (Mark) Rinebold; brother, William (Marcia) LaCrosse; sisters, Gladys LaCrosse, Mildred O’Halloran & Doris (Donald) DeFraine; 12 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins; many dear friends. Bernard is a Veteran of World War II and served in the U.S. Army Air Corp. He is retired from the Town of Greece as a Building Inspector.
Friends may call Thursday, December 4th, 5-8 P.M. at Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Road. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated, Friday, December 5th , 9:30 A.M. at Holy Cross Church, 4492 Lake Avenue. Interment in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Covenant House, Times Square Station, P.O. Box 731, New York NY 10108-0900 in his memory.