Raymond R. Cernik
August 18, 1924 – February 9, 2021
Ray Cernik, age 96, was born in Wahoo, Nebraska to Frank and Bessie Cernik. He died peacefully in his sleep on February 9, 2021. Ray was a WWII veteran with a Bronze Star and a Purple Heart. He was preceded in death by his parents; Elaine, his beloved wife of 70 years; brother Frank Cernik and sister Marie Smith. He is survived by his children, Steve (Danielle) Cernik, Chris (Diane) Cernik, and Ellen (Lee) Ehlers; 9 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren; extended loving family and dear friends.
VISITATION: Sunday, February 14, 2021, at 3 pm at the West Center Chapel, followed by a Rosary at 4 pm.
MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: Monday, February 15, 2021, 10 am at St. Gerald Catholic Church, 9602 Q, with luncheon following.
Interment: St. Francis Cemetery, Wahoo, NE. Memorials to St. Mary’s Food Bank in Phoenix, Arizona.
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