preece_cropFebruary 14, 1936 – July 4, 2015

Peacefully passed away at home on July, 4th 2015 at the age of 79.  Ernie will be terribly missed by Joan, his beloved wife and best friend for 56 years.  Ernie will also be missed by several nieces and nephews and many close friends and neighbours on Paling Ave.  He was very active and involved in the Studebaker Drivers Club, Vice president and president of the Ontario Chapter SDC as well as the founder and president of the Hamilton Chapter.  Ernie was a man of much knowledge and a variety of skills and talents.  He enjoyed the building of a classic show truck and was employed by the Wentworth County Board of Education for 21 years.  Friends will be received by the family, on Thursday afternoon and evening from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at the Cattel, Eaton & Chambers Funeral Home, 53 Main Street, Dundas, where the Celebration of Ernie’s Life will take place on Friday at 11 a.m.  Cremation has taken place.  In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Lung Association or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family.