Lost a great one this week

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Jaxwave
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Sun Mar 22, 2020 10:00 pm

My classmate at Jesuit and Tulane (74) and great SS Gary Bernard passed away this week after a three year battle with Alzheimer’s. Too young. Keep him and his family in your prayers.


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Sun Mar 22, 2020 10:10 pm

Sorry to hear it. Will do.
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Sun Mar 22, 2020 10:15 pm

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Picture of two Blue Jays/Greenies on signing day in 1970, Gary on left and John Ryan on right, yes, that John Ryan whom the Jesuit baseball stadium is named after. That’s Tulane coach, Milt Retif on far left and Jesuit coach Frank Misuraca on far right. I
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Mon Mar 23, 2020 7:56 am

Rest in Peace Gary....
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Looking at the photo...hard to believe we were all that young once
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Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:07 pm

Jaxwave wrote:
Sun Mar 22, 2020 10:00 pm
My classmate at Jesuit and Tulane (74) and great SS Gary Bernard passed away this week after a three year battle with Alzheimer’s. Too young. Keep him and his family in your prayers.
I knew Gary from our Mid City roots
I played ball with his brother Steve. Gary was one year behind us. He was a real fluid SS Good hands
I knew his entire family. Dad Joe , Mom Geth and brothers Steve, Keith and Joey. Wonderful family
Praying for him and the family 🙏🙏🙏
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Tue Mar 24, 2020 8:24 am

Gary far right.
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