Louis F. Berardi, 82, of Warren, PA, died Monday evening, July 28, 2014 at Warren General Hospital after an brief illness.
He was born October 26, 1931 in Warren, PA. He was the son of the late Samuel and Phyllis Barone Berardi. He was a lifelong Warren area resident and a 1951 graduate of Warren High School.
He had served with the U.S. Army as a Corporal during the Korean War. Louie was employed with the former Struthers Wells Corporation as a dispatcher for 42 years, retiring in 1992. He was a member and former President of the Sons of Italy, member of Warren American Legion Post 135. He enjoyed golfing and bowling. He was of the Catholic faith.
He is survived by his brother Gerald J. Berardi and wife, Nancy of Warren, PA, many nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 3 Sisters Betty, Jennie and Mary Berardi, 3 Brothers John, Chuck and Sam Berardi.
Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA. Thursday, July 31, 2014 from 6 to 8 P.M. A funeral service will be conducted there Thursday at 8:00 P.M. by Fr. Raymond Gramata, family friend and Pastor of St. Bernard R.C. Church, Bradford, PA. Interment will be in St. Joseph R.C. Cemetery. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through a charity of one's choice. Email condolences may be sent by visiting lewisfuneralhomeinc.com