Obituaries: Bernadine Dube

Bernadine (Elliott) Dube, 59, of Bristol, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 22, 2016 with her family by her side.


Born in New Britain, Bernadine is survived by her loving husband of 26 years Kurt, her mother Helen Elliott of Kensington, sister and brother-in-law Nancy and Dennis Oakes of Kensington, sister and brother-in-law Laura and Garrett Platek of Killingworth, mother-in-law Patricia Dube of Bristol, nephew Daniel Oakes of Kensington, her prized pups Oscar and Nelson, and many cousins and friends.  Bernadine was predeceased by her father Charles Elliott and father-in-law George Dube.


A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Matthew Church, 120 Church Ave., Forestville (Bristol).  All who wish to attend are asked to go directly to the church.  Interment shall be private and at the convenience of the family.  A reception shall be held upon completion of the Mass.


Bernadine’s family would like to thank the staff at Bristol Hospital for the care and kindness they provided during Bernadine’s time of need.  In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Bristol Hospital Development Foundation, 41 Brewster Rd., Bristol, CT 06010.  O’Brien Funeral Home, 24 Lincoln Ave., Forestville is in charge of arrangements.  To leave an online message of condolence, share a memory or a photo, please visit Bernadine’s memorial page at