Bernard K. "Chip" Brallier, Jr., 68, of Woodbury Pike, Hopewell, PA; passed away at his home on Thursday, June 4, 2020 surrounded by family. He was born on December 27, 1951 in Roaring Spring, PA; a son of Lenora J. (Ferrell) Brallier of Hopewell, PA and the late Bernard K. Brallier, Sr. On August 19, 1972 he was united in marriage to Mary "Sue Ellen" (Swope).
Along with his mother and wife he is survived by children Shawn Brallier married to Leasa (Brown) and their children Ella and Samual of Everett; Brad Brallier married to Danyel (Johnson) and their son Daniel of New Enterprise; Lydia Link married to Steve and their daughters Finley and Kinsey of Hollidaysburg; Miranda Dick married to Keith and their children Landon and a baby girl due to arrive in September of Loysburg.
He was the oldest of eight siblings, he is survived by the following R. Blake Brallier married to Robin, Everett; Janice Snyder married to Glenn "Tip", Six Mile Run; Julie Atkins, Hopewell; Milly Crooks, Hopewell; Brian Brallier married to Bonnie, Hopwell; Jason Brallier married to Bobbi Sue, Hopewell; and David W. Brallier, Hopewell. He is also survived by several brother and sister in-laws and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was a 1971 graduate of Northern Bedford County High School. He worked as a truck driver for several years as well as a mechanic. Many of his hobbies included woodworking, gardening, reading books, birdwatching and hauling scrap metal. His greatest joy in life was spending time with family.
At Bernard's request there will be no services.
Arrangements by Akers Funeral Home, Inc., 299 Raystown Road, Everett, PA 15537.
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