SALEM - Ernest E. Earl, 81, of Salem passed away at his home on Friday, Nov. 9, 2012.
Mr. Earl was born in Salineville on April 15, 1931, the son of the late Freid and Olive (Rose) Earl.
A graduate of Salem High School, Ernest retired from United Engineering; he enjoyed photography and spending time with his family.
Survivors include his daughters, Deby Earl and Dawna Earl; sons, Shane (Diana) Earl and Michael (Gigi) Earl, all of Salem; grandchildren, Deirdre (Shawn) Sadler of Leetonia, Heather Haueter of Salem, Damien (Paromita) Earl of Toledo, Andy Way of Salem, Kim Stryffeler of Salem, Abrahm Zugelj of Salem and Skyler Earl of Salem; five great grandchildren, Donald M. Haueter of Salem, Logan Haueter of Salem, Silas Sadler of Leetonia, Christian Hudson of Salem and Kiersten Hudson of Salem. He is also survived by a sister, Dorothy Conkey of Canfield.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Saundra (Schuckert) Earl; a sister, Vi Banta; sons, Shawn and Scott; and a daughter, Robin Earl.
A Private Service and Burial will be held next week at Hope Cemetery Chapel in Salem.
Friends may send condolences and sign the guest register online at www.brownfhonline.com. Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Home.