Obituary of Nadine M. Bereza
Nadine M. Bereza, 57, of Rome, passed away on Monday, November 25, 2019 at SUNY Upstate Medical Center. Born in Rome on December 7, 1961, she was a daughter of the late Nelson “Pete” and Katherine “Tina” (Petrelli) Durr. She was a graduate of Rome Free Academy and SUNY Binghamton. On August 31, 1984 she was united in marriage to Wencel Bereza.
Nadine was a Registered Nurse for the Rome City School District, serving as the school nurse at Stokes Elementary School.
Surviving besides her loving husband of 35 years, Wencel, are two children Wendy Bereza and Sean (Kerry) Bereza; a sister, Karen (John) Raulli; a brother, Jerome (Deborah) Durr; a grandson, Matthew; her “second son”, Matt Aubin; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Nadine’s family would like to thank the Drs., nurses and staff on the 10th Floor East Wing, ICU and the Cancer Center of the Upstate Medical Center for their wonderful care and compassion.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 30th at 2:00 p.m. at Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc. 418 N. George St., Rome. Family and friends are invited to call prior to the service at the funeral home on Saturday from 12-2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Nadine’s memory may be made to The National Pancreas Foundation, 3 Bethesda Metro Center, Suite 700, Bethesda, Maryland 2081 or the Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital Foundation, One Children’s Circle, Syracuse, NY 13210.