Francis 'Fox' Ernst

9/29/2013

Francis "Fox" Ernst, 89, Osborne, died Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013.

Francis "Fox" Ernst, 89, Osborne, died Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013.

He was born March 18, 1924, in Osborne County.

He was a farmer.

Survivors include two daughters, Kathleen Sims and Cynthia Hyde, both of Osborne; seven grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia, in 2011.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, Osborne; burial in St. Aloysius Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Clark-Gashaw Mortuary, Osborne.

Memorials are suggested to Osborne County Memorial Hospital or VFW Post No. 7743, in care of the mortuary.