Sadly, on Friday, January, 17, 2020 Ernest John Semenchuk passed away, peacefully at hoe. Ernie was born in Romania on July, 3, 1946 to William and Helen who both predeceased Ernie. He grew up in Austin, Manitoba learning all about far life with his brothers Dennis, who passed in 1994 and Ed (sister in law Pat, passed in 2009). Ernie spent his early career as a heavy metal mechanic/Inspector working up north, also with fleet transport and then with Wabash for 15 years until his retirement in 2009. Ernie was a soft spoken mild mannered man with a heart bigger than the jet planes he worked on. He shared 44 yers devoted to his friend and companio, Frances whom he adored. Ernie is survived by Kimberley (Dale) and his grandchildren DJ and Kaley. He ws predeceased by Angela (Lorne but is also survived by grandchildren Curtis, Vince (Paige) and Nick. As well as his great-grandchildren Tatum Chartier, Gavin and Grayson Turner. Ernie will be dearly missed by his niece Rachel Lane who provided him with extensive daily care up until his final moments. What we have lost heaven has truly gained.
A private viewing was held. Cremation has taken place.
Idugbeasca in pace Ernie
Arrangements entrusted to Interlake Cremation and Memorial Services.