BROOKS, Ernest 'Ernie' Alfred - (1933 - 2019) - One Who Gave Great Meaning To Our Lives, Ernest Alfred Brooks, sadly passed away on Tuesday May 14, 2019 at Lakeridge Hospital, Ajax.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Marlene.

Loved father of Catherine Fernandes (Paul), Karen Briggs (Peter), Richard Brooks, (Danica), Sharon Thornton (Joe), Barbara Carter (Eric), best friend and confidant to Ernie.

Brother of Ken. Predeceased by his brothers John, Clyde, Walter, Raymond and William.

Cherished grandfather of Kelly, Joey (Lauren), Greg, Michael, Brittany (Brad) Brooke (Wade), Gary, Dylan (Rachel), Brandon, Sarah and Bryce.  Cherished by great grandchildren Aria, Cole, Brielle, Gavin, Bailey and Wyatt. Cherished by many nieces and nephews. Chosen Grandfather of John, Rob, Dave, Matt and Mike.

Respected by many friends. Predeceased by his special fur friend of 20 years, Brandy.

Special friend to all his fur children Chloe, Koda, Rocky, Molly, Saber, Paige and Sammy.

He was a retired Signal Maintainer of Canadian National Railway Member of the Legion Branch 322, Ajax.

A Celebration of Ernies life will be held at the Accettone Funeral Home, Ajax, from 1-4 pm on Saturday, May 18th. Private family interment to be held at a later date.