US Air Force

Ernest LeRoy "Ernie" Waid

May 14, 1931 ~ January 11, 2022 (age 90)


Ernest L. “Ernie” Waid, 90, of Conneaut passed away January 11, 2022 at the Ashtabula County Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.  He was born May 14, 1931 in Hartstown, Pa.  The son of Benjamin & Viola (McKnight) Waid.

Ernie served in US Air Force during the Korean War.

He retired from the Bessmer railroad as a conductor.

Ernie was a faithful member and usher at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church.  He enjoyed yardwork, crossword puzzles coaching baseball at CLYO. He was an avid Cleveland sports fan.

Survivors include his wife Phyllis (Arkelin); children, Kim Esposito and Keith (Angela) Waid; grandchildren, Benjamin, McKinlee and Emilee.

He was preceded in death by his parents, siblings, John, Bill, David, Velma, Wilda Boggs and A. Pearl Giles.

Celebration of Life will be held later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to Bella Care Hospice 1933 St Rt 45 Austinburg, Ohio 44010 or to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church 876 Grove St., Conneaut, Ohio 44030.

The arrangements have been entrusted to the Marcy Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 208 Liberty St., Conneaut.

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