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Ernest Wilson

August 8, 1931 ~ November 16, 2022 (age 91) 91 Years Old


Ernest Wilson, 91, of Auburn, passed away Wednesday, November 16, 2022, at Auburn Community Hospital. 
Mr. Wilson was born in Auburn on August 8,1931, to the late George H. and Mildred Cartner Wilson.
Ernest retired from ALCO where he was a crane operator. He enjoyed fishing and hunting. Ernest was a huge football fan of the Philadelphia Eagles, the Auburn Pride, and The Auburn Rec Football league. Above all he loved watching his grandkids play sports.
Ernest is survived by his children, Scott (Jessica) Wilson, Gary Daly and Nora Hendricks; his grandchildren, Veronica, Dakota, Dallas, Izabelle, Danny, Joe, Melissa, Ashley, Amber and Jacob; and several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Ernest was predeceased by his wife of 57 years, Veronica in 2018; his daughter, Chrissy; and his siblings, Gordan, Clifford and June. 
Friends are invited to visit with the family from 11am -1pm on Sunday, November 20th at White Chapel Funeral Home Inc., 197 South St., Auburn. A funeral service will be held at 10am on Monday, November 21st at the funeral home. Burial to follow in Chestnut Hill Cemetery, Union Springs.
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November 20, 2022

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
White Chapel Funeral Home
197 South Street
Auburn, NY 13021

Funeral Service
November 21, 2022

10:00 AM
White Chapel Funeral Home
197 South Street
Auburn, NY 13021


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