AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Bernard J. "Buz" Mulherin, Jr., 43, of Augusta, died Saturday, June 22, 2002, at his residence. Funeral Mass will be held today, June 25, 2002 at 12noon, at Saint Mary on the Hill Catholic Church, with the Rev. P. James Costigan and the Rev. John Lyons, officiating. Interment will follow at Westover Memorial Park. Mr. Mulherin was a native of Augusta, and a graduate of Richmond Academy. He is survived by one son, Joseph Mulherin of Augusta; three grandchildren, Bernard Joseph Mulherin IV, Pamela Mulherin, and Hannah Mulherin; his parents, Barbara Grealish Mulherin and Judge Bernard J. Mulherin Sr., of Augusta; two sisters, Ashlyn M. Hutto and Mary Anne M. McCollum, both of Augusta; two brothers, Edward G. Mulherin of Atlanta, and John G. Mulherin of Statesboro; along with several nieces and nephews. The pallbearers will be Phillip Ward, Buck Tinley, Phillip Ward Jr., Danny Walter Jr., Phillip Kelly and Pat Mulherin. The family requests that if so desired, contributions may be made to the charity of choice. Platts Funeral Home, 721 Crawford Avenue, Augusta, 733-3636.
The Augusta Chronicle June 25, 2002