M. Jack Bernstein, an honored veteran of WW II and engineer with the Bureau of Reclamation, passed away at the age of 99 on Oct. 3, 2013, in Denver.
Rabbi Joe Black officiated at the Oct. 7 service held at Temple Emanuel. Interment, with full military honors, followed at Emanuel Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.
Mr. Bernstein was born Jan. 20, 1914, in south Chicago to the late William and Sadie Bernstein.
Educated in the Chicago Public School system where he skipped two grades, he graduated Hyde Park High School.