Ernest “Ernie” Wilhelm Sierpinksi

Peacefully on Sunday, July 5, 2020 at the Boyne Lodge in Carman, Ernie passed away.

Ernie was born in Spiritwood, SK on December 22, 1936. He later moved to the Graysville area on a farm with his parents and sisters in 1942.

He leaves to mourn his loving partner of 39 years, Frances Major and her sons Larry and Tony.

Ernie was predeceased by his father Wilhelm, mother Elsie and three sisters, Lucy, Irma and Ruth.

He attended school in Graysville and helped his parents on the farm during his years of education. Later as his parents aged, he ran the farm. It was his life and enjoyment to work the land and have pride in what he reaped. Ernie also devoted his time to the Carman Lutheran Church teaching Sunday School for 15 years. He enjoyed dancing, playing cards, playing golf, entertaining visitors and offering meals to anyone who dropped in. His door was always open to anyone.

Graveside service will be held on Friday, July 10, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at Greenwood Cemetery, Carman.

Memorial donations may be made to the Boyne Lodge, Box 1644, Carman, MB, R0G 0J0.

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