Bernard “Bernie” Weiss

by | Jun 10, 2021 | Obituaries

Virginia Beach—Bernard “Bernie” Weiss passed away peacefully on May 25, 2021 at Sentara Hospice House.
Bernie was the son of Sam and Louise Weiss, and was born in New York, eventually moving to Richmond, Virginia at the age of 13. He was a graduate of VCU and MCV.

Bernie was a local pharmacist employed by Revco, Eckerd, and lastly, Bayview Plaza Pharmacy. This career, which spanned many decades, was his life’s passion. He truly cared about his customers and co-workers, which resulted in many rewarding and lifelong friendships.

Bernie is survived by his devoted wife of 53 years, Phyllis, son, Samuel and his fiancée Sharon, along with her two sons Brandon and Jason, who he loved like his own grandchildren, daughter, Amy, grandson, Zack and two granddaughters, Ashley and Sam. He is also survived by his loving and supportive sister Marilyn, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Bernie was pre-deceased by his parents and sister, Chickie.

Bernie loved spending quality time with his family and was a very devoted father. He also enjoyed watching sports, especially following the Dallas Cowboys every season.

Donations can be made to National Kidney Foundation, Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation, and St Jude’s Children’s Hospital.

Dad, your guiding hand on my shoulder will remain with me forever. A daughter could never ask for a more loving dad.

A celebration of his life will be held at a later date.