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Bernie Lepage of Stanwood Michigan formally from Madison Heights, died peacefully on Friday, August 9, 2019.  He was born July 19, 1928, in Hancock, Michigan, to the late Francis and Anna (Michetti) LePage. 

Bernie was an Army veteran from the occupation of Japan and was emplyed by Ring Screw Works for 38 years.  He was a member of St. Vincent Ferrer Catholic Church (usher club) and a member of Bishop Murphy Knights of Columbus (hall rental manager).  He enjoyed reading, bowling, golfing, and a weekly visit to the casino, where he retired to Canadian Lakes.  

Bernie is survived by his loving wife of 69 years, Janet; nine children, Bernie (Cindy), Ray, Theresa (Mike), Bill (Elizabeth), Michael, Mark (Amanda), Brian, Debbie (Jerry), and Janet; 26 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.  

He was preceded in death by his parents; and son, Eddie.

A celebration of Bernie’s life will be celebrated on Friday, August 23, 2019, from 12:00 pm until 4:00 pm, at The Elks Lodge, 2549 Elliott Dr, Troy, MI 48083.  

Instead of a donation please plant a tree in Bernie’s memory.  

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  1. Mary sue on December 25, 2022 at 9:44 pm

    So sorry for your loss. Bernie was a one of a kind man. He started the Legacy in madison Heights carried on by his children and now his grandchildren. They sure knew how to have great parties with friends and they are all known as like the cast of cheers. Like there dad/Grandpa, sit down lets talk and have some drinks in every bar in madison heights for over 45 years they made many friends . So CHEERS we have drinks in your memory, your kids make sure to keep you proud of there tribute .

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