Ernie passed away peacefully in Chilliwack General Hospital with his family at his side. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Marie. He is also survived by his three children shelley, Chuck and Cindy, 5 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren and one sister Jeanne. Cremation with burial to follow in Forget Saskatchewan R.C. Cemetery. Arrangements in care of McLean’s Funeral Services Ltd.