Monday, June 25th, 2012
Leo J. Ernst, 55, Coldwater, died June 24, 2012, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater, following an extended battle with cancer.
He was born Feb. 7, 1957, in Lima, to Arthur and Ruth Christine Fischer Ernst.
Surviving are two sisters, Jerri (Nick) Schulze, Coldwater, and Marilyn (Dave) Arnold, Celina, and a brother, Leon (Becky) Ernst, Coldwater.
A brother, Wayne Ernst, is deceased.
He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church and the Fraternal Order of Eagles, both of Coldwater.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the church with burial to follow at the church cemetery.
Calling is 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Coldwater.
Contributions may be made to State of the Heart Hospice.
Condolences may be left at hogenkampfh.com.