Ernest M. Free, 72, of Mountain Top entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at Gino Merli Veterans Center, Scranton. Born in Altoona, he was a son of the late Ernest R. and Evelyn (Myers) Free.
Ernest was a member of Christ United Methodist Church, Mountain Top. He served in the U.S. Army
Preceding him in death, in addition to his parents, was his sister, Suzanne Crooks.
Ernest is survived by his wife, the former Sarah Reindollar; his sons, Thomas and his wife, Rose, Christopher and Timothy; his sister, Evelyn McDowell and her husband, Bill; and his six grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in Christ United Methodist Church, Mountain Top. The Rev. J. P. Bohanan, pastor, will officiate. Interment will be held at the convenience of the family. McCune Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.
Memorial donations can be made to the
, 57 N. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701, or Christ United Methodist Church, 175 S. Main Road, Mountain Top, PA 18707.