Bernard G. “Bernie” Jurs

By Orleans Hub Posted 14 January 2021 at 1:21 pm

American flagBernard G. “Bernie” Jurs, 85, of Brockport  passed away peacefully on Jan. 10, 2021.

Predeceased by his beloved wife, Vikki [Lintala] Jurs; parents, Wilmer and Clara [Norbut] Jurs; brother, Richard Jurs (Cathy); sister, Betty Zerniak; and daughter, Amy Jewell.

Survived by his children: Bernie Jurs, Jr. (Karen), Eric Jurs (Krista), Scott Jewell (Melissa) and Thomas Jewell (Nicole); brother-in-law, Ronnie Zerniak; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren who adored him, and several nieces and nephews.

Bernie proudly served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps. He enjoyed his work as a truck driver for over 60 years, hauling dairy cattle cross country. Bernie and his sense of humor will always be remembered and greatly missed by all who knew him.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Bernie’s name to the Alzheimer’s Association, Rochester & Finger Lakes Region, 435 E. Henrietta Rd., Rochester, NY  14620.

Arrangements entrusted to the Alvah Halloran & Son Funeral Home, 2125 Chili Ave., Rochester, NY 14624.