Ernest (“Ernie”) L. Berardi, 100, a long-time resident of Syracuse, NY and Cape Coral, FL, passed away on November 24, 2021. Ernie was a remarkable man who served our country in WWII, worked for 48 years at Pepsi-Cola and was a master craftsman throughout his life. Ernie built an amazing family that has lasted for 5 generations!
Ernest was the beloved husband of 71 years to the late Elvira Berardi (nee Valentino) and father to Joanne Boak, Ernest J. Berardi, the late Anthony M. Berardi, and his daughter-in-law Carmela (Muto) Berardi. He is survived by his sister Jean (Berardi) Fodora, brother Joseph (Junior) Berardi and was the devoted grandfather to Gerry Unz, Kathleen Swenson, the late William E. Lucio, Darlene Lucio, Marlene Barrett, Janis Cummings, Rick Berardi, Christine Berardi, Ernest Berardi, Jennifer Thompson and Anthony Berardi. He was also blessed with 19 great grandchildren, 3 great-great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. The Berardi Family will receive friends at the Lemmon Funeral Home of Dulaney Valley, Inc., 10 West Padonia Road Timonium, MD 21093, on Sunday December 5th from 1-2pm.
A Memorial Service will be held at Lemmon Funeral Home of Dulaney Valley Inc., 10 West Padonia Rd., Timonium, MD 21093 on Sunday, December 5th at 2:00 P.M.
Those desiring may make contributions may donate to the Disabled American Veterans, 101 North Gay Street #B, Baltimore, Maryland 21202 or the charity of their choice.