Margaret (Boardman) Bernhardt

Margaret (Boardman) Bernhardt

CHESHIRE – Margaret (Boardman) Bernhardt, 78, passed away on Saturday, February 13, 2021, at Backus Hospital in Norwich. She was the wife of the late Carl H. Bernhardt.

Mrs. Bernhardt was born on August 2, 1942, in Hartford, the daughter of the late Joseph and Esther (Rhoades) Boardman. She was a longtime resident of Cheshire. She was a member of the Cheshire Grange, where she served locally as Treasurer and Lecturer for the State Grange.

Mrs. Bernhardt is survived by her sons, Gerry Hauser and his wife Frances, Richard Bernhardt, Carl J. Bernhardt and his wife Merrilee; and her daughter Deborah Kammerer and her husband James. She will also be missed by several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her daughter, Theresa Hauser.

Arrangements – A graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family in Green Cemetery, Glastonbury. A Celebration of Life will be announced at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Cheshire Grange Community Service Fund, P.O. Box 4, Cheshire, CT 06410. For online condolences or to share a photo or story, please visit

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