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Obituary for Carole Bernal

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Carole Bernal

Died: September 11, 2013

Our gift from God, Carole Bernal, returned to Him on Sept. 11, 2013 at the age of 66.  Carole was born and raised in Ogden attending Ogden City Schools.  At Ogden High Carole’s drama teacher, Portia Douglas, introduced her to Frank Bernal who became her best friend, high school sweetheart and loving husband of 46 years.

Carole graduated with honors from Bryman School as a medical assistant.  Carole worked at Saint Benedicts Hospital, Ogden Regional Hospital, and for Dr. Darrell Dixon for a number of years.

Carole and Frank loved to dance and sing.  She sang in the church choir.

Carole cherished her kids and family and was the calming force in their many mischievous endeavors.

Carole was preceded in death by her father George Jensen, her mother-in-law Mildred Bernal, the Rev. Tom and Betty Buller and her granddaughter Devin Bernal.

She is survived by her great husband Frank;  daughter Portia (Scott) Yokel; sons, Corey (Marianne) Bernal, Tim (Cindy) Bernal and Dusty (Stacy) Bernal; 13 grandchildren: Allie, Shelbie, Brandon, Samantha, Caitlyn, Timarie, Jaden, Brandon, Brianna, Braxton, Mia, Haiden and Eli.

She is also survived by her sisters, Pat, Susan, Kathleen, Barbie, Mary, Elizabeth, JoAnne; brothers Peter, Matt, her half brother Doug Gledhill, her best friend Jean Dolan, 23 nieces and nephews and 28 great nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank the staff of Manor Care where Carole recently spent some months in their excellent care.  They would also like to thank Dr. Dennis Smith and Dr. Mark Baxter for many years of continuous care.

Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Josephs Catholic Church 514 24th St. in Ogden.  A viewing will be held on Friday, September 13, 2013 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. with a rosary at 7:30 p.m. at Leavitts Mortuary 836 36th St. Ogden.

Interment will be at Leavitt’s Aultorest Memorial Park.

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Scott Jensen posted on 9/16/13

Sending my deepest sympathy to the Bernal family. I have great memories of your mom and the Washingtom Terrace gang. Praying that you will be comforted knowing that in time you will be reunited once more. Blessings and grace be upon you all, today and always.


Allen and Paula Brooks posted on 9/15/13

Dear Frank and Family: Paula and I are so grateful that we have had such wonderful friends and we are grateful that you got us together so many years ago. Paula and Carole knew one another since childhood and were so close, and Frank I am so glad that you and I have been very close friends since you and Mildred moved to Ogden from Chicago so long ago. All the years have past by and Our Father In Heaven has bless us because you and Carole brought us together in Marriage almost 44 years ago, even though our Religions have been different, we know that all we have been blessed with in our lives will continue through eternity. May your Children be blessed as we have know them all of their lives, and they bless you because of their wonderful Parents. We Love All of you. May God Bless You All. Your Friends Paula and Allen Brooks


Johanna Widdison posted on 9/14/13

Dear Kathy, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your sister. She sounds like an amazing woman. I hope that you can feel the peace the Gospel brings to those who suffer. I am thinking about you, and look forward to visiting with you sometime next week. Johanna


Desica Willard posted on 9/13/13

May God comfort the Bernal Family!!


KAMERON BUTCHER posted on 9/13/13