July 20, 1970 – May 1, 2017
Beloved husband of Kara (Rhodes) Ernst. Dear father of Kathryn Rhodes, Dustin Ernst, and Alexander Ernst. Dear brother to Wayne (Connie) Ernst, Paul (Alice) Ernst, Michael (Christine) Ernst, Mark Ernst, Cynthia Finnegan and Robin (Dennis) Johnson. Beloved uncle to 21 nieces and nephews. Special friend to Darrin and Chris. Preceded in death by his parents Lloyd Ernst and Edna (Crompton) Ernst, and brother Anthony Ernst.