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Bernard "Bernie" Volpe

May 13, 1936 ~ February 20, 2019 (age 82)
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Watson-North Funeral Home is honored to be of service and ministry to the family of Mr. Bernard (Bernie) Riley Volpe, age 82 of Estill Springs. Mr. Volpe passed from this life on February 20, 2019. At Vanderbilt in Nashville, TN. He was a native of Melrose Park, Illinois. He was a proud Navy Veteran. For 25 years he worked as a Mortician in El Paso and Houston Texas, for SC1 Corporation. He moved to Estill Springs in 2002 with his wife of 44 years, Charlotte Volpe. He enjoyed the sea service lunches in Winchester and was a life member of VFW and 42 year member of American Legion. Bernard is proceeded in death by his parents, Samuel and Jennie Volpe; son, Bernard Volpe Jr. and step son, Burl Hiles. He leaves to cherish his memories, his devoted wife of 44 years, Charlotte Hall Volpe; son, Michael (Becky) Volpe; daughter Deneen Bell; step children, Dale, Don, Dean, Vickie, Jill, and Jean; 27 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren. The family will receive friends on Sunday February 24, 2019 from 5-8 p.m. The funeral service will be on Monday February 25, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. from the chapel of Watson-North Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Watson-North Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made, in Bernie’s name to the following; Cancer research Institute at www.cancerresearch.org

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