Wayne Bernier, Jr., age 32, of Gaylord passed away Monday, December 17, 2018, as a result of a car accident.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, December 27, 2018, 11:00 A.M. at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Gaylord.
Visitation will be Thursday, December 27, 2018, from 9:00 A.M.-10:45 A.M. at the Egesdal Funeral Home in Gaylord.
Wayne James Bernier Jr. was born on September 12, 1986, in Arlington, Minnesota. He was the son of Wayne Bernier Sr. and Juanita Rodriguez. Wayne was baptized as an infant and was later confirmed in his faith as a youth, both at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Gaylord. He attended Gaylord Public School and also Fort Worth Public School.
Wayne served his country in the United States Army.
Wayne was married to Amanda Bernier.
He most recently lived in Gaylord and prior to that in Fort Worth, Texas. He was employed in production work.
Wayne enjoyed the Minnesota Vikings, Texas Hold’em, and spending time with his family.
Wayne passed away as a result of a car accident on Monday, December 17, 2018, at the age of 32 years. Blessed be his memory.
Wayne is survived by his:
Father, Wayne Bernier Sr. of Hutchinson, MN;
Mother, Juanita Rodriguez of Gaylord, MN;
Sons, Elonzo Montes of Mankato, MN,
Kayden Fillbrandt of Hutchinson, MN, and
Adam Reed of Mora, MN;
Siblings, Alex Bernier of Fort Worth, TX, Melissa Bernier of Gaylord, MN, Kelsey Bernier of Hutchinson, MN, Robert Bernier of Hutchinson, MN, and Alisha Wendorff of Hutchinson, MN;
Grandparents, Alvin and Cathy Otto of Hutchinson, MN, and Ramiro and Maria Rodriguez of Gaylord, MN;
Aunt, Erica and Roberto Mendez of Gaylord, MN;
Many other relatives and friends.
Wayne was preceded in death by his Aunt, Maria Rodriguez; and Uncle, Juan Rodriguez.