Chili NY: December 24, 2016. Survived by his wife, Dorothy Berner of North Chili, 4 daughters, Linda (Mike) Beck of Virginia Beach VA, Patricia Berner of Sarasota FL, Sandra (Tom) Cripps of Hilton NY and Wanda (Zachary) Johnston of Knotts Island SC; step-daughters, Dawn Swain and Mary Nault of Rochester NY; sister, Carol Berner of North Port FL; brother, Roger Berner of Defiance OH, 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
A Valentines Dance Fundraiser in his honor will be held on February 11, 2017 at the Moose Lodge #1319 in Sarasota Florida, please contact them at 941-955-6155 for further information.
A Celebration of Richard’s Life will be held in Rochester in the Spring, date and time to be announced.
Rest in peace dear uncle Richard Berner you have given me so many unforgetable and cherished times in my life,I am still looking up to you in our King Jesus’s Heaven
R.I.P.( uncle RIT ) Richard Berner u will be miss loved u and all the memories we have hope you’re heaven partying with Eric
Dad I know you are happy now and finally out of pain! I’m so happy to know you are surrounded by family and friends and you have got to meet Jesus! I will see you again someday and we will celebrate! I love you dad rest in peace!
Dad I am blessed with the time we had together and I look forward to the day we meet again in Heaven with Jesus. I love you dad.
I will always miss you Uncle Ripper , I Love You and hope you are in a better place and pain free !!
Dad, I will miss you more than anyone could tell. You were always my hero, my friend, my stand by me no matter what Dad. I know you’re not in pain anymore and in a better place. I love you Dad, dirty neck and all !!!
Remember when The 50 s DeSales. prom! and You. you were One Of Best Guys I ever new. I now you will be Missed ? God Bless Those you so Loved And Left behind. Donna. (TALL) Campbell. P.S, Just Heard Of Your Passing.