Entered into rest on May 16, 2021 at age of 83. Born in Bristol, CT.
Devoted husband to wife Joan C. (nee Dickal) Sanderson of Oceanside, NY
Children & Spouses Tammy (John) Grasser, Linda (Danny) Rendina & Bryan (Amy) Sanderson.
Loving Grandfather of Paul Sanderson, Lauren (nee Rendina) Biryla, Nicholas Rendina, Kaylee Sanderson, Brady Sanderson & Great-Granddaughter Elliana Jade Holt
Survived by sister Ingrid Theriault ; (Pre-deceased by his sister Karin Stone)
Devoted husband & father and grandfather, loved his family, enjoyed family vacations, enjoyed spending time with his great friends & family, avid sports fan, Yankees & Mickey Mantle fan.
Long time member of Oceanside Lutheran Church, which he served as treasurer for over 30 years and volunteered to help cook for the needy.
Served in the Air Force in communications
After finishing his tour in the Air Force, Ernie took a trip to NY with a buddy looking for a job.... landed a job at Sabena Airlines in JFK, moved Joan to NY with him and later retired from the Air Cargo industry.
Wake at Towers Funeral Home
2681 Long Beach Road, Oceanside, NY 11572 / (516) 766-0425
May 18, 2021 / 2-4:00 pm & 7-9:00 pm
Funeral at Towers Funeral Home
May 19, 2021 / 10:00 am service / burial at Calverton Cemetery
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Oceanside Lutheran Church
62 Davison Avenue, Oceanside, NY 11572 / (516) 766-0136
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