Victoria; RCNVR, WW II; Queen's University, 1950. Died March 16, 2017, aged 94. Survived by his wife Vilma, 5 children and 6 grandchildren. "Ernie lived in Edmonton, Fort Rae, NWT, Bralorne, BC, Britannia Beach, BC, Surrey, BC, and Greenwood, BC, before settling on Salt Spring Island, BC, in 1960. He lived there for 40 years before retiring to Victoria in 2000."