Funeral arrangements announced for fallen Philadelphia firefighter

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- The Philadelphia Fire Department has announced funeral arrangements for a firefighter who died from a medical emergency while on duty.

Michael Bernstein passed away on Wednesday. He was on duty at Engine 78 at Philadelphia International Airport.

He was a 22 year veteran of the department.

Bernstein is survived by his wife, three children, parents, and other family members.

The arrangements are as follows:

Monday, March 25 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
John F. Givnish Funeral Home
10975 Academy Road, Philadelphia


Tuesday, March 26
Departs at approximately 8:45 a.m. from Engine 22 at Academy and Comly Roads, proceeding south on Academy to Givnish Funeral Home.

Tuesday, March 26 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Givnish Funeral Home
10975 Academy Road, Philadelphia


Tuesday, March 26 at 12:30 p.m.
St. Jerome Church
8100 Colfax Street, Philadelphia

Immediately following the service
Resurrection Cemetery
5201 Hulmeville Road, Bensalem
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