Bernard Toone Death, Cause of Death: National Champion and All-American Bernard Toone died suddenly after battling a severe cancer illness.
” It is so painful that we witness the passing away of Bernard Toone after battling with a serious cancer issue”.
Bernard Toone was brought up in Yonkers New York. He studied at Gorton High School where he became an outstanding athlete, he was so great that he could attend any college of his choice.
He also attended Marquette University where he assisted the school in achieving its first NCAA championship in 1977. He also went on to the NBA where he was also drafted in the second round 37th pick to the Philadelphia 76ers, where he was taken under the mentorship of Julius Erving also known as Dr. J. He also went overseas to continue his Nba career in different countries like Italy, Germany, Venezuela.
He is survived by his 3 Daughters, 7 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, siblings, and his nieces, and nephews.
It is with great grief that we join the family to mourn the death of their loved one. please accept our heartfelt condolences.
May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace.