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Frank Bonnier Bedard
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  • St. Joseph Catholic Church
    1695 Raoul Wallenberg Bouleard
    Charleston, SC 29407

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“Frank was a friend, mentor and father figure to my husband Perry. Never in his life did he have a better friend. His legacy will be carried on. Fly...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Perry and Jayne Hartsell - MS

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time. May Almighty God wrap you in His arms and provide you comfort.Chuck and Denise Hossler ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Denise Hossler - Summerville, SC

“Ms.B, Karen & family,I was so sorry to hear of the passing of Mr. Frank. He was such a wonderful man, my parents and I loved you both so much. I have...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Cyndi Bowers Hopkins - NC

“Deepest sympathy for your loss Susan, Karen, Mrs. B, and family. I appreciate having known your Dad, and his kindness. ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Margaret Dacko - Seneca, SC

“Frank was a magnificent person and a outstanding mechanic. The world was a better place with him here. He sure helped me out on a number of...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: william cline - n charleston, SC

“We are so sorry to hear about Uncle Frank. Our love and prayers are with you at this time. I will always remember his soft demeanor and wonderful...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Donna and Dannie Hickman - SC

“Harriet I am shocked and saddened. I will be there should you need me for anything.Clint Russell ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Clint Russell - Friend

“I'm so sorry to hear about Uncle Frank passing. He was always so special in my heart. He was a loving, kind man that always had a smile on his face....Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Deborah Frick - Greenville, SC

“Mrs. Harriet, Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. We are very sorry for your loss, but please find comfort knowing God can be a refuge for...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Davis Family - GA

Frank Bonnier Bedard, 86, of Charleston, South Carolina, husband of Harriet Kaiser Bedard entered into eternal rest Tuesday, September 26, 2017. His Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, October 2, 2017 in St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1695 Raoul Wallenberg Blvd. at 10:30 a.m. Prayers of Final Commendation and Farewell will be held in Live Oak Memorial Gardens. A Rosary Service will be held Sunday, October 1, 2017 in J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway at 4:30 p.m. and the family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Frank was born March 17, 1931, son of the late Frank L. Bedard and Catherine Dwyer Bedard. He was a USAF Veteran and retired Licensed Aircraft Inspector for over 50 years. Frank was awarded the Charles Taylor Master Mechanic Award and also inducted into the South Carolina Aviation Hall of Fame. He was a founding member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, served as an usher and participated in the Eucharistic Adoration.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Harriet Bedard; two daughters, Susan E. Bedard and Karen B Byrd (Joseph) all of Charleston, SC; two granddaughters, Kathryn B. Cellars (Matthew), and Karen Jean Byrd; two great-grandchildren, Sullivan and Harper; brother, Charles Bedard (Kim) of Easton, PA; sister, Bonnie Godzich of Clearwater, FL. He is predeceased by his brother, David A Bedard and a brother-in-law, Donald Godzich.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Joseph's Catholic Church, 1695 Wallenberg Boulevard, Charleston SC 29407 and/or a Charity of one's choice.

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