THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Issue Date: November 29, 2018
Bernard "Bernie" Camber, 73, of Oconto, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018 at his home.
Born July 21, 1945 in Chicago, ll., to Albert and Anna (Jerlinga) Camber, he graduated from Pulaski High School in 1963 and worked at Brokaw Paper Mill in Wausau for six years. After relocating to Massachusetts, he was employed by Nuclear Metals in Concord, Mass., for 30 years. He then moved to Oconto, where he worked for Nercon until retiring.
A car hobbyist, he enjoyed gardening, tinkering with older model cars, was proud of his roses and had a soft spot for animals. A gentle giant, he was the life of the party.
He is survived by a son, Paul (Joy Newton) Camber of Denmark; a grandson and a granddaughter, both of Green Bay; siblings, MaryAnn Crosby, Wausau, Jessica (Randall) Behlke, Deerfield and Cynthia (David) Dryja, Krakow; a sister-in-law, Nancy (Fred) Guyant-Camber, Iola; a brother-in-law, Russ Brown, Redgranite; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a son-law, Jack Crosby.
Friends may call at St. Casimir Church, W140 Park St., Krakow, on Friday, Nov. 30 from 10 a.m. until time of the Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. at the Church. Fr. James Esser, O.F.M. will preside with burial in Assumption B.V.M. Cemetery in Pulaski. Marnocha Funeral Home of Pulaski is assisting the family with arrangements.