Burnell J. “Bernie” McConnell, 88, of Shady Grove, New Florence, went home to the Lord on Sunday, March 9, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family.
Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the James F. Ferguson Funeral Home Inc., Blairsville. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home with Pastor John Mize officiating. VFW Post #5821 and the American Legion Post #0407 will conduct military rites.
Interment will be in Germany Lutheran Cemetery, West Wheatfield Township.