Regina Bernard
February 19, 2021


Mrs. Regina Bernard, 95, of Duryea, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 19, 2021.

Born in Duryea, she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Amelia Grabowski Moleski and was a graduate of Duryea High School. Prior to her retirement, she was employed by Potlatch, Ransom.

Regina was a member of Nativity of Our Lord Parish, Duryea. She enjoyed traveling, especially to Disney with her granddaughters, her Atlantic City day trips and to the Catskills with her sister for Polka Weekend.

Regina was preceded in death by her husband, William Bernard, who passed away on December 11, 1985, son in law, Andrew Murman, who passed away on June 1, 2015, three brothers, Daniel Molewski, Aloysious Moleski and Francis Moleski and three sisters, Eleanore Molewski, Barbara Yankowski and Bernadette Moleski.

Surviving are:
Daughter, Patricia Murman of Duryea
Granddaughter, Carla Reck and her companion, Alex Devirgilis of Raleigh, North Carolina
Granddaughter, Christa Murman of Duryea

Brother, Stanley Moleski of Pocohantas, Arkansas
Brother, Titus Moleski, of Moosic Heights, Avoca
Nieces and nephews

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 10:00 am in Holy Rosary Church, 127 Stephenson Street, Duryea, also live streamed on Facebook at Nativity Duryea, with the Rev. John Polednak officiating. Interment will be in Holy Rosary Cemetery, Duryea. There will be no viewing. Arrangements are by the Bernard J. Piontek Funeral Home Inc., 204 Main Street, Duryea. To leave an online condolence for Regina's family, please visit the funeral home website at


Guestbook Entries

Pat, Carla and Christa. Sending lots of love and prayers your way. Hope you find peace in knowing she is reunited with her loved ones.

Christine Chicoski and family (about 21 hours ago)

Sorry to hear about your mom. Our prayers go out to you and your family

Mr. and mrs. Lou cremard(Maryann) (1 day ago)

Dear Pat and Family, we are so sorry to hear of your loss. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Linda and Bob Dzieciol (2 days ago)

Sending you all love & prayers to comfort you in the loss of your beloved mother and grandmother

Leslie Kingery (2 days ago)

Our prayers are with you, your family and Mom during this difficult time. Jean was a wonderful individual. Always with a smile and kind word. Rest In Peace “Mom.” God Bless

Valerie Olszewski (3 days ago)

So sorry for your loss. Please accept our deepest sympathy.

Morris Slatky (3 days ago)

Sorry for your loss

Amy Ott (3 days ago)

Dear Pat and family, so sorry for your loss. Praying for all of you.

Janice Nowakowski (3 days ago)

All the best Jean... we will all make the same journey in time...

Rusty Fender (3 days ago)

Pat, We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers and thoughts. John, Andrea and Grace

Andrea G Petro (3 days ago)

Dear Aunt Jean, I’m so glad my girls met you . Mom will be so happy to find you again . You will remain in our good memories.

Eileen (4 days ago)

Rest in Peace Aunt Jean, we will miss you!

Joyce, Marek, Milo & Nicco (4 days ago)

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