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Bernard A. passed on October 21, 2021.

Devoted husband of Mary (nee McKnight).

Beloved father of Bernard (Danielle) Centrella Jr., Edmond Centrella, Nicholas (June) Centrella, and Marianne (Bernard) Pecora.  Grandfather of Nicky, Stephen, Mark, Paige, Ava, Erica (Tony), Cameron, and Andrew.  Great grandfather of A.J.  Brother of Bettyanne (late John) Fantom, Vera (Rich) Margadonna, Guy (Debbie) Centrella, and Marlene Carfagno.  Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Viewing Tuesday 9:30am at St Richard Church, 19th and Pollock Sts.  Funeral Mass 10:30.  Ent. SS. Peter & Paul Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers donations to St. Richard Church would be appreciated.


  • Rita October 22, 2021 4:00 pm

    The best of the best

  • John Andrews October 22, 2021 6:09 pm

    So sorry for your loss
    Sending Prayers to the family
    I am sorry I will be unable to attend Mr Centrella’s viewing

  • Lanne Margadonna-Kowal October 23, 2021 12:52 am

    Rest In Eternal Peace Uncle Bernie. You were definitely one of a kind and will be sorely missed by us all. ❤

  • Fantom Marla October 23, 2021 2:17 am

    Uncle bernie its been a while since i hve seen you .i honestly was jst tlkn abt you and the next day i heard of ur passing you will be greatly missed love you

  • Cecilia Stevenson October 23, 2021 2:39 am

    Sorry for your loss my deepest condolences and prayers to you all may he RIP

  • Michelle Nolfi October 23, 2021 1:05 pm

    So sorry for your loss. Our deepest sympathy and prayers for you and your family.

  • Ralph “Zeke”Zambrano October 23, 2021 1:17 pm

    My deepest condolences to the Centrella family. As kids I remember sitting in the living room watching the flyers games on Prism. My thoughts and prayers are with Mary, Marianne, Bernie, Eddie and Nicky. Bernie Sr. was always a stand up guy, he will be sorely missed by family and friends. God Bless you and your families.

  • Joan & Joan Domizio October 24, 2021 5:20 am

    Bernie, you are surely going to be missed. Enjoyed talking to you everyday. They don’t make them like you anymore. Condolences and prayers to Mary and family.

  • Lori (Ceffaratti) LaVerghetta October 25, 2021 11:16 am

    Our deepest condolences to the Centrella Family. We pray for your family.

    The LaVerghetta Family
    My Grandmother Mary Centrella Marchesano

  • Lou Lanza October 25, 2021 7:59 pm

    Mary and family. Bernie was one of the kindest man I have ever met. It was my pleasure being in his company. My thoughts and prayers are with you and all. Be well AND SAFE. Lou Lanza

  • Sherrill Arrington and Family October 25, 2021 9:00 pm

    We are extending our deepest condolences to the entire Centrella family at this difficult time. May the peace of God be with you all now and in the days to come.

  • Denise Gulino October 26, 2021 12:44 pm

    Mary and family. My deepest condolences to you all. May the Lord bring you comfort at this difficult time.
    Bernie Always had a smile on his face
    Love to you All.
    Frank and Denise Gulino

  • Jo Ann Pasquarella October 26, 2021 3:09 pm

    So sorry for your loss

  • Peggy & Larry Beady metzler October 26, 2021 3:36 pm

    Mary and family I am so sorry to hear about bernie he was just a great guy he will be missed

  • Vera December 15, 2021 11:04 am

    Dear Bernie,
    Happy 80th Birthday! Hope there is a big celebration in heaven, you deserve only the best. I am so lucky to have you for a brother. You were there for me my entire life and I am so thankful for that. Until I see you again, you will be forever loved and missed.

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