Bernard Wells

Bernard "Bernie" Wells Sr.

Wednesday, September 16th, 1931 - Wednesday, January 16th, 2019
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Bernard "Bernie" Wells Sr., 87, of Lawrenceville St, Kingston, died Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at HealthAlliance Hospital, Broadway Campus.

He was born in Kingston, NY on September 16, 1931, a son of the late Leroy and Florence (Booth) Wells.

Bernie was self-employed for over 55 years as a builder with Bernie Wells and Sons, Kingston.

He is survived by two sons, Bernard "Butch" Wells of Florida, Wayne Wells of Saugerties, and one daughter, Kim Rothwell of Saugerties.

Cremation was held at Wiltwyck Crematory.

In remembrance of Bernie, a memorial gathering will be held at Mirabella's Restaurant, 123 Partition St, Saugerties, on Tuesday, Jan. 22nd, from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

The family has entrusted the Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home, 339 Broadway, Ulster Park, with the care and cremation service arrangements for Bernie.

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    Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019 | 3:00pm - 6:00pm
    Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019 3:00pm - 6:00pm
    Mirabella's Restaurant
    123 Partition Street
    Saugerties, NY 12477
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    Memorial Gathering


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Posted at 09:32am
Dad you will always be with in our hearts
Love Butch

Posted at 03:48pm
The world has lost a thoughtful and caring man. I have known Bernie for over 20 years and I am grateful for that. I still remember the very first time that I gave him a haircut. I knew then that we would be friends for life. Rest in peace Bernie. Love Tammy

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Bernie, Butch and Josh
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