Iris Eileen Ernest
Date of Birth:  August 1, 1936
Date of Death:  August 9, 2017

  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Thur. Aug, 10 and Fri. Aug, 11   3-5 PM and 7-9 PM
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Saturday, August 12, 2017   10:00 AM
  • Glen Haven Memorial Park  
  • 7215 Ritchie Highway, Glen Burnie, MD     View Map
  • Saturday, August 12, 2017   Immediately following service
  • Iris Eileen Ernest, 81, a resident of Pasadena since the early 1960's, died Wednesday, August 9, 2017, at home, surrounded by her loved ones. 
    Mrs. Ernest was born August 1, 1936 in Baltimore, MD to the late Eugene and Agnes Crehan.
    She was a homemaker and mother of four. She was a member of the Lake Shore Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary as well as the American Legion Post 109. She attended Calvary Chapel International Worship Center in Severn where she helped in fund raising. She enjoyed crafts, music, karaoke, and spending time with her friends and family. Loved ones will remember her most for her generosity and unending desire to give to others.

    In addition to her parents, Mrs. Ernest is preceded in death by her husband James E. Ernest Sr., brothers Buck Crehan, Weldon Crehan, Timothy Crehan, Jack Crehan, and sisters Jean Bennett and Melva Benton. 

    She is survived by her daughter Darlene Parks and husband Bill, sons James E. Ernest Jr. and wife Kathy, Michael E. Ernest and wife Cora, Richard E. Ernest and wife Jane; grandchildren Carrie Koenig, Stacy Ernest, Adrienne Dilaimy, Thomas Ernest, Tammy Howard, Melanie Parks, Theresa Razzaque, Sara Ernest, Benjamin Ernest, JJ Ernest and Adam Ernest; great grandchildren Macin, Elizabeth and Ellie Leano, Paul and Cheyenne Howard, Nolan and Garrett Dilaimy, Adriana and Brielle Koenig, MaeKenzie Ernest, Paisley Ernest, Layla and Isaac. 

    Friends may call Thursday, August 10th and Friday, August 11th from 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm at Stallings Funeral Home, 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122 where services will be held on Saturday, August 12th at 10 am, by Pastor Shawn Murphy. Interment will be held at Glen Haven Memorial Park.