Mayville, Bernard Carl, Brant, MI, Formerly of Flint, Michigan


Beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 15, 2013, at Covenant Cooper at the age of 76 years. The son of the late Bernard and Alice (Ostrander) Mayville was born on September 25, 1937, in Flint. He graduated from Kearsley High School, the class of 1955. He married Gloria Tebo on April 18, 1955; she survives him. He retired from General Electric in 1986 after 17 years of service. Bernard was a member of Community Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing and hunting, and was an avid outdoorsman. He also loved his Michigan Sports teams. Bernard especially enjoyed spending time with his children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren Surviving besides his wife Gloria, are their children: Bernard (Josie) Mayville III, Lynnette (Brion) Carter, Kathy (George “Tom”) Gaines, Donna Fox and fiancé Steve Berg, Allyson (Andrew) Burggraff, grandchildren: Bernard IV, Paige, Bethany, Charity, Melody, Tiffany, Jaron, Cason, Nolon, Kara, Kala, Kyla, Kami, Kasi, Kellen, Ashley, Andrew, Anna, Aaron, Daniel, Bradley, Andrew, great-grandchildren: Jordan, Annabelle, Tyler, Kalyn, Samantha, Mason, Stephen, Gage, Liliana, Hailey, and McKenzie. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins and dear friends Duane and Barbara Bonner. He was predeceased by two brothers, George and Richard Mayville and a sister, Marge Fenwick. Funeral service will take place on Friday, October 18, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at Community Baptist Church, 8331 Gratiot, Saginaw. Dr. Douglas R. Jackson and Rev. Andrew Burggraff will officiate with burial at Flint Memorial Park. Friends may visit with the family on Thursday at the W. L. Case and Company Funeral Chapel, 201 N. Miller Road, Saginaw, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. and on Friday at church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the funeral service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Community Baptist Christian School. www.casefuneralhome.com