He was the third of five children born in Portsmouth, UK. Bernard shared his last two years with his loving companion, Gail McEachern. INN at Union Square. Brainerd Optimist Club Drag Strip. The family would like to express gratitude to the Windsor Regional Hospital Metropolitan Campus Emergency and 5th floor nursing staff for your care and compassion in our father's final hours. With some nice weather in the forecast, it's looking like another great week ahead to be on the River.