Jan 28, 1932 – Jan 9, 2018
Passed away on January 9, 2018 at the Cumberland Lodge. Born in Cumberland, BC on January 28, 1932.
Ernie worked at the McMillan Bloedel Mill in Port Alberni for over 25 years before retiring to care for his parents at home in Cumberland. Ernie loved to cook and make wine; he also enjoyed his garden and playing cards where he became nicknamed “Dirty Ernie” for his luck!
Ernie loved all his friends and family and was always there to help.
He was predeceased by his parents Ricardo and Maria Sgarbossa.
He is survived by his sister Nettie Konschak (Sgarbossa) and brother in law Richard as well as many nieces and nephews and their families.
A memorial tea will take place on Saturday, February 3, 2018 from 2:30 to 4:30 PM from the tea room of Piercy’s Mt. Washington Funeral Home.
Please join us in remembering Ernie by visiting our memorial at www.piercysmtwashingtonfuneral.com.
Piercy’s – Mt. Washington Funeral Home