House 1949-56 (District 28)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election-Liberal Caucus
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Retail Grocery Business, Biernat's Liquor and Grocery
Edison High School, Minneapolis; Secondary; Graduate, 1936
University of Minnesota; Attended College; Briefly Attended
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
United States Army (World War II, European Theatre of Operations);
1942 to 1945
Sophie Makuck (married on October 31, 1941)
Six children: Len (Minneapolis Public Schools Board Member), Thomas "Tom", Joseph "Joe" (Minneapolis City Council Member), and Peter (Joseph and Peter were twins) (sons); Susan, and Janice (daughters)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
Len Francis Biernat
He unsuccessfully ran for a House seat in 1940 and in a 1947 special election.
He was of Polish ancestry.
He was a member of the Democratic party. (Obituaries)
He died at home in Minneapolis, Minnesota of cerebral atrophy. His funeral was held at Holy Cross Catholic Church. He was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery.
He was a lifelong member of Holy Cross Catholic Church.
Religion provided by the Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1955.