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Ernest Joseph Laureys, Jr
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Birth: Aug. 22, 1949
South Bend
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA
Death: May 10, 2013
Elkhart
Elkhart County
Indiana, USA

Ernest Joseph Laureys Jr.
Aug. 22, 1949 - May 10, 2013

South Bend Tribune; May 12, 2013

SOUTH BEND - Ernest Joseph Laureys Jr., 63, of Elkhart, passed away at 7:25 a.m. Friday, May 10, 2013, in his home surrounded by family.

Ernie was born on August 22, 1949, in South Bend. He is the son of Ernest J. and Loretta (Moyer) Laureys.

Ernie was a graduate of New Carlisle High School, class of 1967

On September 24, 1971, he married Diane M. Fowler, who passed away on July 27, 2011. He is survived by three children, Ernest Laureys III of Ft. Wayne, Michele Laureys of Elkhart and Steven (Kim) Laureys of Leesburg, IN. He also has two grandchildren, Destiny and Allison Laureys. He is also survived by his mother, Loretta Laureys of New Carlisle. He also has four siblings, Evelyn Keene of Lafayette, IN, Joseph (Carol) Laureys of New Carlisle, Kevin Laureys of New Carlisle and Janet (John) Rehlander of LaPorte. He also has six nephews and one niece.

He was preceded in death by his father and wife. Ernie retired from Carson's (the former Elder-Beerman) in 2011 after over 20 years of service. He will be remembered for his love of sports and was on the ABC Bowling League at the Black Cat Alley. He also enjoyed cooking on the grill. A memorial service will be held at 5:30 pm Wednesday, May 15, 2013, in Chapel Hill Funeral Home.

Private burial will take place at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Oscola, Indiana.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ernest J. Laureys (1918 - 2007)
 
 Spouse:
  Diane Marie Fowler Laureys (1952 - 2011)
 
Burial:
Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens
Osceola
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA
 
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Record added: May 12, 2013
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- Mike, NCHS, Class of 1965
 Added: May. 12, 2013

- Mike
 Added: May. 12, 2013
 
 
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