Following a brief illness, at JBMH, Burlington on Tuesday, June 5, 2012, Kim Ernst of Waterdown.  Beloved wife of Bill Ernst and loved mom to Peter and Sheryle Bateson, Daryll Bateson, Tara and Richard Bowling, Grant and Stacey Ernst, and Robert and Kristina Ernst.  Dear Nana  to A
shley and Ryan Bateson, Thomas Bowling, and Rachel Ernst.  Sister of Christopher and Elena Francis and sister-in-law to Agnes Ernst, Audrey and Larry Bluhm, and Marie MacKillop.  Predeceased by her parents Donald and Marion Francis, parents-in-law Herb and Amanda Ernst, and brothers-in-law Stephen Ernst and Lloyd MacKillop.

In accordance with Kim’s wishes, private family funeral arrangements have taken place.

If so desired, donations to The Joe Chithalen Memorial Music Instrument Lending Library, would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  An online Book of Condolence is available for signature at the funeral home website,

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