Ernie Mabo


A well-known former resident of Morrisburg, Ernest “Ernie” Charles Mabo passed way peacefully at the Rosebridge Manor, in Jasper, Ontario, on Saturday, June 9, 2012. He was in his 87th year.

A native of the Ompah area, Ernie settled in Morrisburg with his wife Alma and his five boys. He was employed by Ontario Hydro and for a number of years worked out of the Winchester office.

He and Alma eventually returned to the Ompah area.

Ernie will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Alma of 66 years and by his five sons: Keith (Elaine), Mick (Yvonne), David (Saralyn), Don (Debbie) and Terry.

Pop will be greatly missed by his grandchildren Randy, Gerry, Lesley, Chris, Tanya, Amanda, Nick and Joel and by his great-grandchildren Aaron, Samantha, Tyler, Cassie, Julenea, Maddison, Ben and T.J.

Following Ernie’s wishes, cremation has taken place with a graveside service to be held at the Ompah United Cemetery at 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 16, 2012.

In remembrance, donations to the Alzheimer’s Society of Lanark County, would be appreciated.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the care of the O’Dacre Family Funeral Home in Perth.

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