Ernest (Ernie) Norman Naccarato died peacefully at Rosewood Village on May 10, 2016 in Trail, BC at the age of 86. Ernie was a loving brother, uncle, friend and wonderful teacher. He will be greatly missed.
He is survived by his sister Joy (Ed) Glover of Trail, BC, nephew David and niece Rhonda Glover and good friend Bev Wyres. Ernest was predeceased in death by his parents, Mike and Annie Naccarato of Trail, BC.
Ernest was born in Trail, BC on March 31, 1930. In 1954, he obtained his Bachelor of Arts Degree with majors in English and History and minors in Psychology and Sociology from the University of British Columbia. He began his career in Nelson in 1954 and five years later, he moved to Creston where he taught for 36 years.
In his younger years, Ernie enjoyed skiing, traveling, playing bridge, listening to music and spending weekends with his family in Trail. Ernie was a true animal lover and gave generously to the SPCA and the Creston Pet Adoption and Welfare Society (PAWS).
The family would like to thank all of the workers of Rosewood Village for the excellent care given to Ernie during his stay there.
As an expression of sympathy, donations in Ernie’s name may be made to PAWS at 2805 Lower Wynndel Road, Creston, BC, V0B 1G8. Al Grywacheski of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services™ has been entrusted with arrangements. You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence at the family’s online register at www.myalternatives.ca