Ernest P. Gendron

Ernest P Gendron passed away peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019 at Careage of Whidbey. He was 85 years of age. Ernest (Ernie) was born in Shirley, Mass., to Leo and Renee (Michaud) Gendron. He lived most of his life in Fitchburg, Mass., before moving to Coupeville, Wash., 25 years ago. Ernie was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus, Bud Dorr Council #13422.

He is survived by his children: Robert (Linda); Steve (Terry); Paula (Kevin); Lisa (Rick) and Sharleen (Andy). He was preceded in death by his first wife, Irene, and his second wife, Marianne.

A funeral mass will be celebrated on Monday, Jan. 28, at 10 a.m. at St Mary Church, 207 N Main Street, Coupeville.

The family suggests memorials in Ernie’s name to Whidbey Health Hospice, 101 N Main Street, Coupeville WA 98239, or the Knights of Columbus, Bud Dorr Council 13422, POB 1181, Coupeville WA 98239.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Wallin Funeral Home, Oak Harbor, WA.