Ernest J. "Ernie" Hagerman, 83
Ernest J. "Ernie" Hagerman, 83, of Allegan passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2015, at Wings Home in Allegan. He was born Jan. 14, 1932, in Shepherd, to Ernest and Vera (Edmonds) Hagerman.
Ernie served his country in the U.S. Army. For many years he was employed in sales, retiring in 1996. In his leisure time he enjoyed family time, playing cards, going to the casino, hunting and fishing.
On May 6, 1974, in Allegan he married Pat Collins, who survives. Also surviving are two daughters, Robin Laraway of Allegan and Rinda (Michael) Taylor of Plainwell; grandkids, Chaston (Haley) Querbach, Mandi (Tony) Longtin and Aaron (Sean) Roberts; a sister, Mavis Querbach of Plainwell; many nieces, nephews and cousins; a close friend Bob Conley; and many loving neighbors.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, Armond, George and Everett; and by his sister Helen Cook.
Cremation has taken place.
A celebration of life gathering will be Tuesday, July 7, at 11 a.m. at Hartman's Conference Center, 690 Eastern Ave., Allegan. Chaplain Greg Carlson will officiate.
In lieu of flowers donations in memory of Ernie may be made to Wings Home in Allegan or West Michigan Cancer Center.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.