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Ernie L. Fogle 1922-2010

Apr 15, 2010

Ernie L. Fogle, 88, of Emmetsburg passed away Sunday, April 11, 2010, at the Avera Holy Family Hospital in Estherville.

There will be no services, with burial in the Jefferson Cemetery in Jefferson.

Ernie Levi Fogle was born Jan. 17, 1922, in Jefferson. He served his country in the U.S. Navy in the South Pacific during World War II. Ernie enlisted in 1942 and received his honorable discharge in 1945.

On Oct. 31, 1970, Ernie and Myrtle Tuhn were married in Bethany, MO. The couple made their home in Des Moines and later in Emmetsburg. In his spare time, Ernie enjoyed following professional sports, woodworking, refinishing furniture and fishing.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Myrtle Fogle of Emmetsburg; a brother; five daughters; seven granddaughters; and 13 great grandchildren, as well as many other relatives and friends.

Ernie was preceded in death by his parents, sisters, and an infant brother.

The Lakeview Funeral Home of Fairmont, MN, is assisting the family with arrangements.