Group Title: Virgin Islands Funeral Memorial Booklets
Title: Funeral Booklet for Emanuel A. Bertrand
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 Material Information
Title: Funeral Booklet for Emanuel A. Bertrand
Series Title: Virgin Islands Funeral Memorial Booklets
Physical Description: Book
Language: English
Creator: Estate of Emanuel A. Bertrand
Institute for Museum and Library Services (National Leadership Grant Award, ND-00026) ( Donor )
 Subjects
Subject: Bertrand, Emanuel A.
Human relations
Funeral rites and ceremonies
Caribbean   ( lcsh )
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States Virgin Islands
Caribbean
 Notes
Abstract: The Enid M. Baa Library of the Division of Libraries, Archives and Museums (DLAM) has acquired an extensive collection of memorial booklets since the early 1970's for U. S. Virgin Islands residents. Booklets are usually more than 10 pages long and give details of the life and family connections of the deceased.
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: CA01300076
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: University of the Virgin Islands
Holding Location: Enid M. Baa Library and Archives, Virgin Islands Department of Libraries, University of the Virgin Islands
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.

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LOVING MEMORY
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EMANUEL "EDDIE" BERTRAND
May 27, 1922 June 28, 1987


MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL
SS. Peter & Paul Cathedral
St. Thomas, V.I.
Thursday, July 2, 1987
at 2:00 p.m.
IVTERMENT
Western Cemetery


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He leaves to mourn ...
Mrs. Ernestine Bertrand
to whom he was married on June 28, 1947
SONS
Edison Bertrand, Etienne Bertrand,
Andre Bertrand and Edward Bertrand
BROTHERS
Achille R. Bertrand, Peter Clement Bertrand
and Rl,.. FThiler Joseph E. Bertrand, C.SS.R
SISTERS
Mrs. Una F. Arrindell and Mrs. Eldra V. Vera
DAUGHTERS-IN-lAW
Mr, Bnlr Bertraind. Mr-. Kat\ Bcrttrand
and Mrs. Annette Bertrand
NIECES
lMios Nliclilc e-trund. Oh" I)IIn I)vic
and Misses Justina and Amalia Vera
NEPHEWS
Donald Bertrand, Glenn Bertrand,
Liston Alphonso Bertrand, Leland Bertrand,
Fletcher Arrindell, Jr., Manolo Vera, Rafael Antonio Vera
and Ronald Bertrand

Many cousins, other relatives, and friends.








S IN MEMORIAL
Deceased: EMANUEL A. BERTRAND
Known familiarly as Eddie Bertrand


Eddie was born in St. Thomas, V.I. on May 27, 1922, son of
Ernest A. and Josephine Bertrand nee Florant. Ie was baptized
at SS. Peter & Paul Church andattended SS. Peter &Paul Elementary
School, and then went on to Charlotte Amalie High School. On
graduation from Charlotte Amalie High School he went to study at
IIampton Institute, Hampton, Virginia where he received his BA.
in Business Administration. He served in the U.S. Army during
World War II from 1943 to 1946.
Eddie served as Comptroller at Savannah State College for
a number ofyears. He married Margaret Ernestine Faucette who also
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While at Hampton he belonged to the Glee Club known as
"Men of Hnapton". 1lh% tiawI'cile c-,,du'ctinL Concerts. lIe also
-:'Nlicllp.lod in the rull lll hin-,lhtn Ic llership Association

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early years attended St. Benedict's Parochial School.
On returning to St. Thomas he served in the U.S. Health Depart-
ment and was for some years a Deputy Commissioner of Health.
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Johnny ITarms Marina. For years he pursued this interest in sport
fishing and as manager of Johnny IHarms Marina. Ile was examiner
and recorder for the International Game Fishing Association, and
(luring those years St. Thomas was the locale where so many records
Were set in fishing tournaments, including the big Blue Marlin.
He succumbed with a stroke after the Fourth of July I4shing

years was a shut-in at home.
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years tip to his death in 1978 and will be buried where his dad was
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