Hermiston, Ernest 'Bruce' - Ernest Hermiston died peacefully at the Temiskaming Hospital at 5:40am on Monday March 21, 2016 surrounded by family and friends. Loving husband of Joanne [nee Montpetit], father of Laurice and his wife Jennifer of Fort St. John, B.C, Rhondda (Hermiston) Austen and her husband Paul of Missassauga, ON, and Dwight and his wife Monica of Barrie, ON. Cherished grandfather of Shaun, Stephanie and Stacey Hermiston, Ryan and Trevor Austen and Chantelle and Christopher Hermiston and great grandfather to six great-grandchildren. Loving brother of Marilynn (Hermiston) and her husband Robert Nobes, Wayne and Garry and his wife Bernice all of Haileybury.
The family of the late Bruce Hermiston will receive family and friends at the Haileybury Pentecostal Assembly on Thursday March 24, 2016 from 7:00-9:00pm. The funeral service will be held at the Haileybury Pentecostal Assembly on Friday March 25, 2016 at 2:00pm. Pastor Jason Holtz officiating. All will be welcomed by Robert Falardeau, scripture reading by Marilyn Nobes, eulogy by Dorothy Wight and family remembrance by Garry and Terry Hermiston and Reverend Jim Laing. Songs will be lead by Gord Byers, solo by Dan Foster accompanied at the piano by Bob St Cyr. Pallbearers are Shaun Hermiston, Chantelle Hermiston, Trevor Austen, Hugh Montpetit, Robert Nobes and Rod Prior. Honourary pallbearers Raymond Ansley, Craig Hamilton, Jim Harmon, Allan Goddard, Walter Lawrence, Klass Visser and Ken Walker.
Thank you to the many friends and family who will attend and travel from afar. A special thank you to the caring staff at the Temiskaming Hospital.
As expressions of sympathy, contributions may be made to the Gideons or to the Temiskaming Hospital. Interment will take place at the Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Condolences, contributions and memorial candles may be left at www.buffamleveille.com.