With saddened hearts, we regret to announce the passing of Ernie at the F.J. Davey Home on Monday, April 15, 2019 in his 87 year. Predeceased by his parents William and Isabella. Beloved husband of the late Verdella Dinsmore. Dear father of Mark (Sandra), Brent (Wanda) and special father to Debbie (Tony) Principe. Loving grandfather of Kelsie, Melissa and Meghan. Loving great grandfather of Madilyn, Nixon, Mavis and Kensington. Dear brother of late Lee (Joanne), Shirley Robbie (Duncan), Lyle (Dorothy), Percy (Evelyn), Sharon Gleason (late Brian), late Clive, late Lenora Strain (late Fred), late Grant (Carol) and the late Joyce Morrison (late Floyd). Long time friend of the late Lloyd Spencer (Barb). After a long courageous battle with dementia he is at peace. Ernie will be fondly remembered for his passion for fishing at Mashagama Lake. At Ernie’s request, there will be no funeral service. Memorial donation payable by cheque to the F. J. Davey Home would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to Arthur Funeral Home - Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E. - 705-759-2522). The family would like to express their gratitude to the staff at the F.J. Davey Home for their care and compassion.