Jeffery Bernacki, 1964-2020

Jeffery A. Bernacki, 55, of Elkhart, IN, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, at Beacon Health Center, Elkhart.

He was born in LaPorte, IN, on Nov. 13, 1964, to the late Fred and Ruth (Bailey) Bernacki.

Jeff was employed by Foam X in LaPorte, then moved to the Elkhart area and was employed by Winners Scrap Yard as security and crane operator. He was an avid NASCAR fan and enjoyed the outdoors, especially his bonfires, with his beloved dog Titus.

He is survived by his daughter, Abby (Eronn) Gonzales; grandson, Kaiden of Texas; Abby brother Michael Race of Texas; and companion Kelly Fergison of Elkhart. Also siblings, Theresa Bernacki of Rolling Prairie, IN, and Brian (Veronica) Bernacki of Westville IN; and nephews Brian, Mathew and Derek Bernacki, all of Michigan City, IN, as well as numerous nieces and nephew.

There will be no services at this time. Cremation has taken place; interment will take place at a later date.

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2 Responses to “Jeffery Bernacki, 1964-2020”

  1. Debra Spencer

    Jan 15. 2020

    Theresa, just wanted to let you know you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers!!! I’m so sorry for your loss! Hugs, my friend!!

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  2. Susan

    Jan 15. 2020

    Sincere sympathy, Theresa and Brian in the loss of your brother, Jeffery. Always remember the fun we had while playing with you guys on 13th Street while we were kids.

    Susan, Mark and Debbie Swanson

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