Ernest Marsh

Obituary of Ernest Marsh

Ernest Floyd Marsh, age 84, of Beaver Dams, NY died Saturday, February 17, 2018 at his home.


Ernie was born on April 25, 1933 in Elmira to Ernest B. and Shirley (Goodwin) Marsh.  He married Beverly Kakretz in 1953 and was predeceased by her in 2001.


He was a mechanic at Jim Fuller Chevrolet, service manager for Nichols Department Store, then owned and operated Ernie & Son Auto Repair in Corning.


He is survived by a daughter, Deborah Chapman; son, Mark (Rose) Marsh; sisters, Eloise Carpenter, Musetta (William) Parker, and Joyce Tillotson; 5 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sister, Geraldine Gilliam, and his brother, Robert Marsh.


Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, February 28th at  4:00 PM at Haughey Funeral Home, Inc., 216 E. First Street, Corning.