Francis 'Fox' Ernst

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.