Lillie Love Bernard, 72, of Edgewater Park, a former grants administrator at the University of Pennsylvania, died of lung cancer Saturday, July 5, at Cooper University Hospital in Camden.
Born in Clearwater, S.C., Mrs. Bernard graduated from Jefferson Davis High School in Aiken, S.C., in 1959 and from Berean Institute in Philadelphia in 1961, her son Paul said.
Mrs. Bernard was an administrative secretary from 1967 to 1972 at the Medical College of Pennsylvania.
She then worked at the University of Pennsylvania until 1996, retiring as grants administrator in the genetics department.
Mrs. Bernard continued her career as a part-time tax consultant for the Jackson Hewitt firm.