Ernie Weeks PhotoPeacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Hamilton on Wednesday, December 18, 2013, Ernie Weeks, formerly of Waterdown, in his 103rd year. Beloved husband of Dorothy (nee Alton) and the late Pauline (nee Duncan), 1999. Dear father of Vince (Linda) Weeks and loved Grandpa of Trevor (Melanie), Julie (Dan) Sarya, and Great-grandpa of Lily and Matthew. Dear step-father of Dianne (John) Thrasher, Linda (Jim) Thomasson, the late John (Peggy) Stetler, and Bev Lane and step-grandfather to Kevin, Kathryn (Jason), Darcie (Serge), Kelly (Andrew), Maegan (Scott), and step-great-grandfather to James, Mathew, Shauna, Paige, Abby, and Riley. Predeceased by his brothers Irving and Lloyd Weeks. Ernie was the last surviving charter member of the Rotary Club of Waterdown, served as a bush pilot and instructor in the RCAF during WWII, was a member of the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum, a member of the Knights of Columbus, Waterdown, and was the former proprietor of Weeks Home Hardware, Waterdown. Friends may visit with the family at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Saturday from 2-4 p.m. and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Prayer Vigil for Ernie on Saturday at 2 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at ST. THOMAS the APOSTLE CHURCH, 715 Centre Rd. Waterdown on Monday, December 23, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. Interment to follow at St. Thomas Cemetery, Waterdown. Reception with eulogies to be held in the church hall. If so desired, donations to The Rotary Club of Waterdown Memorial Fund would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Please sign the Book of Condolence at

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