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Genesee Valley Cremation, Obituaries in Rochester, New York.

Berna (Coniff), Doris R.

Brockport/Rochester: Our beloved mother, sister, grandmother and great grandmother passed away peacefully on Friday, November 16, 2018 at the age of 92.  She was predeceased by her parents Frank and Gertrude Coniff, husband Raymond “Bud” Berna, brother and his wife Bernard (Rita) Coniff, sister and her husband Elizabeth (William) Avenel, brother-in-law Lyle Corlett; son-in-law Douglas Bibbee; as well as other family members.

Doris is survived by her sister Mary Corlett  and sister-in-law Shirley Berna; children MaryEllen Bibbee and Timothy Berna; daughter-in-law Diane Berna; grandchildren Amy (Curtis) Grant, Katie (Robert) Bates, Douglas (Bethany) Bibbee, Jeffrey Bibbee, Jaime Berna, Timothy Berna (Kate Decker), Samantha (James) Adam; great grandchildren Ashleigh and Jenna Grant, Collin Bates, Brooke, Brody, Derek Berna, and Armina Adam.  She is also survived by many nieces, nephews and family friends.

We would like to express our sincere gratitude for the exceptional care provided by the hospice staff, clergy and nurses on the 4th floor of Unity Hospital. The dignified care and respect Doris received is truly appreciated.

Our mother/grandmother/great grandmother was loved. She will always be missed, but never forgotten. Love you forever “Gitch.”

No prior calling hours and private interment per her wishes.

Jim GrayComment