July 20th, 1942 - October 23rd, 2018

Died on Tuesday, October 23rd, in Bakersfield, CA, surrounded by family and friends. He is survived by his wife Rebecca, his two sons Brian and Gregg, and his grandson Christopher. Ernie was born on July 20th, 1942 in Antioch, California. He joined the U.S. Navy at 17 years of age and then went to work for Chevron after his discharge in 1963. He worked for Chevron for nearly 30 years. Ernie married Rebecca on March 12, 1960 and lived in Taft from 1963 until his death.

 He is remembered as a man that could build or fix just about anything and would go out of his way to help perfect strangers. He was generous to all and always felt that family was the most important thing in life.

 A memorial service will be held at Lori Family Mortuary in Taft on Saturday, October 27th, at 4pm.

Services Have Been Entrusted to the Care of Lori Family Mortuary

Taft, CA 

(661) 763-1594