Ernest "Ernie" Chaw

June 15, 1928 - May 22, 2017

Ernest “Ernie” Chaw, age 87, of Brunswick, Ohio went home to be with the Lord on Monday, May 22, 2017. Ernie was born June 15, 1929 in Perryopolis, PA. He resided in Cleveland prior to moving to Brunswick in 1962. He worked as a machine operator for General Motors, Parma for 31.8 years. Later, Ernie went to work for Brunswick High School as a security guard for 17 years. Ernie was a United States Army Veteran. Ernie was an avid Cleveland Indians fan. He enjoyed spending time with his family. Ernie had such a wonderful personality that anyone he met became a friend for life. He will be greatly missed by his children- Christine (Daniel) Rhoades-Wasilko, Wellington; Patricia (Drew) Hornak, Macedonia; Ernest Louis (Donna) Chaw, Seville, Melissa Chaw (deceased) and Elizabeth Riddell (William Porch) Lodi. Grandfather of 8 and great grandfather of 3. One sister- Ann Chaw of Perryopolis, PA. Preceded in death by his wife- Faye Chaw in January, 2017. Brothers and sisters- Tony, Mary, Evira, Elizabeth Maud Chaw and Mary Fields. Calling hours- Thursday, May 25, 2017 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the Bauer Funeral Home 2089 Columbia Road Valley City. Funeral Service-11:00 AM, Friday, May 26, 2017, at the funeral home. Pastor Chris Callahan, officiating. Burial- Eastlawn Memory Gardens, Brunswick.


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