Ernest L. “Ernie” Weikle

February 09, 1933 ‒ October 14, 2017

Bellville, Ohio

BELLVILLE:  Ernest L. “Ernie” Weikle, age 84, of Bellville, passed away Saturday, October 14, 2017 in Good Shepherd Home in Ashland following a long illness.

He was born Feb. 9, 1933 in Union, West Virginia, the son of Henry and Anna (Wickline) Weikle.  At the age of 20 Ernie entered the U.S Navy.  He proudly served his country for three years.

Ernie worked 38 years at Ideal Electric retiring in 2005, he was a hard worker and a good provider for his family.

On April 16, 1991 he married Patty (Flynn) Weikle who survives in Bellville.

Also surviving are children Joe (Connie) Weikle of Lexington, Richard Weikle of Mansfield, Keith (Marilyn) Weikle of Mansfield, Peggy (John) Hammond of Bellville and Jamie (Erika) Feick of Fredericktown; a sister-in-law Betty Weikle of Ontario, and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Ernie was preceded in death by 9 siblings Sadie, Dolly, Zola, Bessie, Hettie, Walton, Howard, Clancy and Billy Joe.

Friends may call Wednesday, October 18, 2017 from 2-3 pm in the Bellville Snyder Funeral Home.  A graveside service will follow in Bellville Cemetery.  Pastor Bill Henderson will officiate and Irvin Hiskey Post #535 American Legion will provide graveside military honors.

Memorial contributions to Pathways Hospice may be made at the funeral home.

Online condolences to the Weikle family may be made by visiting:wwww.snyderfuneralhomes.com

 

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  • PATTY AND FAMILY I AM SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. MY HEART IS WITH YOU. I MIGHT NOT BE ABLE TO MAKE CALLING HOURS BUT YOU WILL BE IN MY MIND

  • So sorry to hear about Ernie our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family Terry & Linda Hammond

  • So sorry for your loss Patty , Joey, Richard, and Keith, and other children. Uncle Earnest will be missed, he was my last Uncle here in this life. God Bless his family and may Gods grace and love carry you through your time of grief.
    Love Robert “ Steve “ and Brenda Weikle

  • This is Tina I am so sorry I loved my uncle Ernie so much and will miss him he was the best spread your wings and fly I will see you again love you always

  • Weikle Family,
    So sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one.You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
    The Walker Family
    Alice,Janie & Tad, Vicki & Vaughn

  • So sorry to hear of Uncle Ernest’ s passing. Condolences from both my husband and myself to the whole family.
    With Love, Dee

  • Ernest Weikle Family

    So sorry to hear the news of Ernie’s passing. Please accept our heartfelt condolences for your loss. May God give you comfort in your time of grief.

    Debbie, Jeff, Christina, & Jeremy Weikle

  • Patty and family,
    We are so very sorry for your loss. Please accept our sincere condolences.
    Praying for peace and comfort for all.
    With love,
    Catherine & Mark

  • Patty so sorry for your loss. I’m so sorry we will not be at the services I’m in so much pain . But you will be in my thoughts and prayers. Please forgive me.