October 15, 1947 – August 10, 2013

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Bernie after a brief and courageous battle with cancer. Loving husband and best friend to Sis (nee Cecile Caza) (Kavanaugh). Cherished father to Ryan (Marta) of Laguna Niguel, Ca. and Jessica (Guise) Bennardo of Windsor, On. Proud grandpa to Joshua and Dylan Glabb. Predeceased by parents Alma (nee O’Neil) and George Glabb and brother Bill. Survived by brothers Brian and Bob. Bernie followed in his father’s footsteps and retired in 2005 as Captain from the Windsor Fire Department with 34 years of dedicated service. Bernie will be greatly missed by his loving companion Oscar. A heartfelt thank you and appreciation to Jeff Dunn, with whom Bernie shared a special friendship and bond, for his caring, compassion and support during this difficult time. If you so desire, memorial donations to the Windsor & Essex Cancer Centre Foundation or Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Tuesday 3-5, 7-9 p.m. Funeral Wednesday 11:30 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca


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