Date Created: 03/20/2017
Last Updated: 03/20/2017

In loving memory of Bernice Long
9/15/1956 - 3/16/2017

Location: Lakewood, New Jersey

Visits: 4,231

BERNICE "Sissy" LONG of Lakewood died Thursday, March 16, 2017 at Brick Hospital at the age of 60. She was born in Munich, Germany on September 15,1956. Bernice is survived by her mother, Gertrude Long: her daughter- Anna and husband Chris Irons and their children ; Justin and Sara Gourlay, Hannah, Joshua, Jade and John Irons; Her son Andrew Sabatini and his children Leigha and Andrew; her siblings Fern Frank, Bernard Long, and Christina Ford. Known as "Mimi" to her nieces and nephews Dawn, Michael, Joe, Brian and Melissa, and many great nieces & nephews. She was predeceased by her father, Roger E Long in 1971.

Bernice was known as the person who would give you her shirt off her back. Her family was everything to her. She will be deeply missed by anyone who knew her.

She was cremated and services are private as per her wishes. There will be a small gathering of family and close friends.


Memorial Candles

From: Jill Dillner Thursday, March 23, 2017

From: Tzipi Sutin Wednesday, March 22, 2017

From: Sandra Crawford Wednesday, March 22, 2017

From: Shea Coffey Wednesday, March 22, 2017
A thing of beauty is a joy for ever:
Its loveliness increases; it will never
Pass into nothingness; but still will keep
A bower quiet for us, and a sleep
Full of sweet dreams, and health, and quiet breathing.

– John Keats

From: Anna Gourlay-Irons Monday, March 20, 2017
I love you mom

From: Never Gone Monday, March 20, 2017

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