Bernard "Bernie" A. Scheg, 54, passed away unexpectedly on January 15, 2013 at his home. He was born in Rochester, NY, the son of Helen and the late Albert Scheg and has lived in this area most of his life.
Bernie was a Ferrier by trade, owning and operating his own business hoof trimming and shoeing for horses. In his spare time, he enjoyed riding his bike and staying in shape.
Along with his mother, Helen, he is survived by a sister Helen "Bettie" (Christopher) Lindley of Rochester; three nephews, Kevin, Stephen and Charlie Fitzpatrick; many friends and customers. A special thank you to Cyndi and Nick Mardino for being caring neighbors.
Per Bernie's wishes, there will be no calling hours. Friends are invited to a Memorial Mass at 10 AM on Monday, January 21, 2013 at Holy Family Parish. Interment will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454 Alexandria, VA 22312.
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