Ernest Wilber

Ernest A. Wilber

NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI - Ernest A. Wilber, 76, of North Kingstown, RI passed away Monday, July 8, 2013 surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Joyce M. (Bunyan)Wilber for fifty-five years.

Born in Cranston, RI he was the son of the late Alton and Erna (Wilbur) Wilber.

Mr. Wilber served in the RI Air National Guard for eight years during the Vietnam War.

He worked for IBM in Providence and Poughkeepsie, NY for 37 years before retiring in 1992.

He was a member of the Jamestown Lions Club and the Poughkeepsie Lions Club and was an avid golfer.

Besides his wife, he leaves a daughter, Janet Unger and her husband John Souza of Middletown, RI; a sister, Virginia Improta and her husband Robert of North Kingstown, RI; and two grandchildren, Amanda Schmitt and her husband Michael and Cameron Unger; and a great-grandson, Dylan Schmitt.

His funeral service will be held Saturday, July 13, 2013 at 9:30am in the Fagan-Quinn Funeral Home, 825 Boston Neck Road, North Kingstown. Burial will be in RI Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Exeter. Visiting hours Friday 5-8pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the Jamestown Lions Club, 77 Narragansett Avenue, Jamestown, RI 02835 will be appreciated. For information and condolences visit: www.FaganQuinnFuneralHome.com.

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Published in the Poughkeepsie Journal on July 11, 2013