Marie Chanda Ernst, 82, of Stratford died March 25, at St Vincent's Hospital in Bridgeport. She was born in Stratford and lived there most of her life.
Her sisters, Regina Raslavsky of Newtown, Catherine Anderson and Margaret Gorlo of Stratford, and Frances Roberts of Los Alamitos, Calif.; brother, Daniel Chanda of Stratford; two daughters, Nancy and Robert Wilcox, and Paula Ernst; two sons, Robert S. and Susan Ernst, and Steven and Tracy Ernst; seven grandchildren; a great-grandson; and several nieces and nephews survive Mrs Ernst. Her husband, Robert Ernst; her parents, Julia and Stephen Chanda; and seven siblings predeceased her.
Friends and family are invited to join in a memorial service, Saturday, March 30, at 3 pm, at Grace Lutheran Church, 150 Chapel Street, Stratford.
Memorial contributions may be made to Grace Lutheran Church Memorial Fund, 150 Chapel Street, Stratford CT 06614.
To make an online condolence visit www.adzimafuneralhome.com.