Passed peacefully in her sleep while at home on September 26, 2022 in her 89th year. Beloved and devoted wife of Joseph Tasca, for 68 years and loving mother of Christine, Karen, David, Donald, Lori and Lynn. She is missed by her son-in-laws, Charles Bulmer, Donald White and Jamie Buglyo. She was a proud and loving Nana to James, Thomas and Matthew Jennison; Kelly Bulmer and Daniel and Caraline Buglyo. Bernice was born in York County in 1933 and is predeceased by her parents, Andrew Ewart Jackson and Edna Marguerite Stott Dibble. She is survived by her brother, Roy Jackson and predeceased by her siblings, Doris Jackson, Jean Evans, John Jackson, Gordon Jackson and Barbara Rathwell. Bernice was a volunteer driver for the Cancer Society (over ten years) and an active member of both the Nobleton Lioness Club and Nobleton Women’s Institute. The Lions Walk for Dog Guides was dear to her heart and she helped to raise money for many years. The Nobleton Community honoured Bernice and Joe for all of their community services by dedicating the Tasca Community Park in 2016.
Family and friends meant everything to mom. She was the North Star of the family and always brought us back home. She will be dearly missed and will remain as a treasure in our hearts and memories. We love you mom.
The family will receive their friends at the Egan Funeral Home, 203 Queen Street S. (Hwy. 50), Bolton (905-857-2213) on Friday, September 30 from one o’clock until time of funeral service in the chapel at 2 o’clock.
Interment Nobleton Cemetery.
Following the interment, a reception will be held back at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimers Society (1 800 879-4226) or the Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guides.