Ernest (Ernie) Frederick Taylor, 58, of Petitcodiac passed away suddenly on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at the Moncton Hospital with his family at his side.
Born in Kitchener, Ontario to the late Ernest and Shirley (Steeves) Taylor, Ernie was an extremely hard-working delivery driver for Irving Oil for over 25 years. He also was a devoted and baptized Jehovah's witness and was a member of the Salisbury Kingdom Hall where he spent much of his personal time with Brother Curtis Craig. Ernie was in his element when spending time outdoors either hunting, four-wheeling or camping. No matter what, his family came first and he especially enjoyed spending time with his cherished grandchildren. Ernie saw the humour in any situation and has left an everlasting impression on many with counltess memories that will be shared through the generations.
He is survived by beloved wife Vickie (Estabrooks); children; Cathie Weagle, Petitcodiac, Nicholas (Mary), Moncton, Shirley (Connie) Taylor, Moncton; grandchildren; Makayla-Lee, Addison, Jayden, Brody, Edward; brothers Jimmy (Louise), Joe (Tina), Billy (Barb), Danny; sisters Shirley Pevlin (Randy), Patsy Stannard (Todd), Beverly, Mary (Pete), Terri (Trevor) and several nieces and nephews.
Other than his parents Ernie was predeceased by son Jesse Taylor and brother Johnny.
Resting at the Salisbury Funeral Home, 3350 Route 106 (372-4800) with visiting Friday, August 18th from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9pm and service Saturday in the Chapel at 1 pm. Interment at the Pine Grove Cemetery, CornHill.
Memorials to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.