Bernell was born on October 28, 1926 and passed away on Tuesday, October 11, 2016.
Bernell was a resident of Hopkins, Minnesota at the time of his passing.
He joined the U.S. Coast Guard and served as a Seaman First Class during WWII honorably discharged in June of 1946.
Funeral service Tuesday October 18 2016 at 11 AM at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church 7217 W. Broadway Ave. Brooklyn Park MN 55428. Visitation one hour prior to service. Internment Fort Snelling National Cemetery.