Bernice Amelia Pickard was born on September 23, 1889 on Pickard Hill in Ellery, New York to Benjamin Abraham Pickard and Lillian Rappole. Bernice had been a waitress in several area restaurants. She married on Benjamin Lewis Faulkner March 28, 1908. Her second marriage was to Merle Wilson, and her third was to George A. Stedman. Bernice died on February 15, 1988 in Lawson Care Center in Jamestown, New York. She is buried in Red Bird Cemetery.

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¶ Death
  • Obituary
§ Remains
  • Red Bird Cemetery Records