Ralph Bernard “Bernie” Yoffredo

By Orleans Hub Posted 23 March 2023 at 3:04 pm

HOLLEY – Bernard “Bernie” Yoffredo died on 3/20/2023 in Palm Harbor, Fl. He was raised in Holley, NY, and was predeceased by his parents Joseph and Mary (Christopher) Yoffredo.

Also predeceasing him were his siblings David, Florence, Helen (Carlo), and Albert, his dear wife Marlene (Webster), nephews Edward and Fred Carlo, and niece Carolyn Vandetta. He is survived by his five nieces.

Following his graduation from Holley High, he attended Brockport State, served in the US Army in Korea, and returned to Brockport where he earned his BS, MS, and later a CAS, and additional doctoral studies at the University of Buffalo.

His teaching/administrative career took him to Holley, Albion, Byron-Bergen, G-W BOCES, MUSDA, and SUNY Brockport. Following his retirement from education in 1981, he and Marlene built, operated and owned Bernie’s Laundromat in Medina, NY, and was also involved in many real estate projects in Orleans and Monroe Counties.

A Celebration of Life and Military Funeral will be held in Holley, NY at a later date.

Anyone wishing to make a memorial donation, can do so at Suncoast/Empath Hospice, Roosevelt Blvd, Clearwater, Fl.