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SHEMANSKY, Bernard J.
SHEMANSKY - Bernard J. Age 90, September 27, 2015. Beloved husband of Mary (nee Glazauskas); dear father of James (Jane) and Robert (Patricia); cherished grandfather of Jennifer, Paula, Kelly, Jonathan, Hannah; great-grandfather of Dominic and Alena; caring brother of John (Joan) and the late Joseph (late Carmella) Shemansky; also survived by nieces and nephews. Funeral services from the PACER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2275 George Urban Blvd. (two blocks east of Dick Rd.) Thursday at 11 AM. Visitation Wednesday 5-7 PM. Bernard was a WW II veteran and enlisted in the Army after his 17th birthday which was day of the attack on Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941. He was in the paratroopers section of the 17th Airborne Division US Army and fought in Germany. He was your average guy who answered the call. An avid hunter and golfer. He worked at the General Motors Axle Plant in Buffalo for 30 years before retiring. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Veterans of Foreign Wars or Alzheimer's Assn. Share condolences at www.PACERFUNERALHOME.com