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Board of Education Expresses Condolences on the Passing of Former Trustee Bernadette Dunne

Yonkers Board of Education President Rev. Steve Lopez extends condolences on behalf of the current members of the Board of Education to the family of former trustee Bernadette Dunne.

“Our hearts and prayers are with Mrs. Dunne’s children and grandchildren,” noted Rev Lopez. “Bernadette’s contributions to our community had a positive impact within our city.  Her faith ensures life here on earth is only a part of an eternal promise to glory guaranteed by almighty God.”

Bernadette Dunne served as a Board of Education Trustee from 1996 through 2010. 

During Mrs. Dunne tenure, she held the leadership positions of President from 2006 through 2008 and again in 2009-2010 and Vice President from 2003 through 2005. 

Over the fifteen years, Mrs. Dunne worked with five superintendents of schools.