Gerald L Ernest, Sr.
Date of Birth:  March 17, 1931
Date of Death:  June 12, 2016
Arrangements:

Visitation
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Wednesday, June15, 2016   3:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM
Service
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Wednesday, June 15, 2016   8:00 PM
Burial
  • Glen Haven Memorial Park  
  • 7215 Ritchie Highway, Glen Burnie, MD     View Map
  • Monday, June 20, 2016   1:00 PM
Details:
  • Gerald L. Ernest, Sr., 85, a 22 year resident of Monrovia, MD and formerly of the Lake Shore area in Pasadena died on June 12, 2016 at his residence.

    He was born on March 17, 1931 in Baltimore, MD to the late John J. and Mary Ernest.

    Mr. Ernest was employed by Bethlehem Steel for 16 years until 1969 when he started American Wrecking Company in Curtis Bay which he owned until 1983.

    He attended Calvary Chapel when he lived in the Pasadena area.

    His hobbies included hunting and fishing

    In addition to his parents Mr. Ernest is preceded in death by his son Martin E. Ernest and his brothers John, Charles, and James Ernest.

    He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Leila M. Ernest, his son Gerald L. Ernest Jr. and his wife Teresa of Sparrows Point, his daughter Cindy Ernest of Monrovia, his brothers William Ernest of Virginia Beach, Robert Ernest of Pasadena, Joseph Ernest of Denton, Michael Ernest of Pasadena and David Ernest of FL, his grandchildren Nicole Ernest, Martin Ernest, Jr., Christina Sweeney, and Samantha Ernest, and his great grandchild Molly Baier.

    Friends may call on Wednesday from 3:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM at the Stallings Funeral Home, P.A. where funeral services will be held that evening at 8:00 PM.  Burial of cremains will take place on Monday, June 20, 1:00 PM at Glen Haven Memorial Park.  In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Frederick County PO Box 1799 Frederick, MD 21702