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BERNER, Howard C.
BERNER - Howard C. Age 93, of the Town of Tonawanda, Saturday, March 7, 2015, beloved husband of the late Nina K. Berner; dear father of Janet (William) Ryan of North Tonawanda; grandfather of Daniel (Amanda) Ryan and Elizabeth (Elijah) Thompson; great-grandfather of Micah Thompson and Guinevere Ryan; brother of Wilbur (Maureen) Berner of Jamestown; also survived by two nephews and two sisters-in-law. Friends may call at the FRETTHOLD FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1241 Oliver St. at Ward Rd. in North Tonawanda on Monday from 3-7 PM. Funeral Services will be held at the funeral home, Tuesday at 2 PM. The Rev. Elizabeth Duffy will officiate. Interment in St. Matthew's Cemetery, Gardenville. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Zion United Church of Christ, 15 Koenig Circle, Tonawanda, NY 14150. Guest register available at frettholdfuneralhome.com. Howard was an Air Force veteran of World War II and a former member of American Legion Post #264. He worked as a Senior Operations Clerk at Niagara Mohawk for over 50 years.