On Wednesday, September 22, 2004, ROBERT BERNARD, 77, of West Palm Beach, Florida, formerly of Baltimore, Maryland, died at home under the care of Hospice. Survivors include daughter, Diane Houser and son-in-law Lewis Houser, beloved mother Irene Schunick of Miami Beach, devoted brother Arnold Schunick and two grandchildren. He was a retired restaurant owner, and served as an officer in the Merchant Marines. He was also a volunteer at the Wellington Regional Medical Center and the Veterans Hospital. Northwood Funeral Home, West Palm Beach, Florida.