Memorial for Richard “Dick” Ernst ’52
DECATUR – Richard W. “Dick” Ernst of Fort Thomas, Ky., formerly of Decatur, passed away peacefully April 17, 2017.
Private family burial.
Dick was born March 3, 1928, in Decatur, the son of Richard L. and Maxine Ernst. He was a graduate of St. Teresa High School and Millikin University. He married Annette Burnau on Feb. 15, 1948. They were together 59 years until his death.
Surviving are his wife; son, Eric (Carol) Ernst of Taylor Mill, Ky.; granddaughter, Emily Ernst of Taylor Mill; sister-in-law, Jeanette Bradley of Decatur.