Bernadine Marie Poling
02/11/1934 - 05/07/2021
Obituary For Bernadine Marie Poling
Bernadine Marie Poling age 87 passed away on Friday, May 7, 2021 at Spectrum Health Blodgett Hospital. She was born in Grand Rapids, MI to Frederick and Oneta Johnson. She worked as a sewer at General Motors for 31.5 years. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Arthur Mockerman and Donald Poling; her son, Richard Mockerman; sons in law, Bry Russell, Christopher Finney; brothers, Glenn Johnson, Walter Johnson. She is survived by her daughters, Teckla (Mike) Lane, Sandra Finney, Wahneta (Chuck) Cornell, Leesa Russell; son, Fred Mockerman; step children, Steve (Mary) Poling, Alan (Gwen) Poling, Mark Poling, Ruth Poling; grandchildren, Jennifer and Terry Brittain, Chris Finney, Charlton and Nokle Finney, Bridgette and Alex Phipps, Robert Mockerman, Rick and Amy Mockerman, Amanda Mockerman, Tiffany and Bruce Marlow, Anthony Cornell, Charles Russell, Kate Russell; 27 great grandchildren; 10 great-great grandchildren and 3 more on the way; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 12, 2:00 P.M. at the Hessel-Cheslek Funeral Home with Rev. Bruce Wilson officiating. Interment in Greenwood Cemetery, Sparta. Friends may meet the family at the funeral home on Wednesday from noon until time of service at 2:00 P.M. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to The American Cancer Society.