Ernest R. Caldwell, 88, formerly of Brookville, died Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010, at Highland View Health Center, Brockway.
He was born Dec. 29, 1921, a son of the late Wayne J. and Carrie Reed Caldwell.
Mr. Caldwell was married to Lois M. Evans, who survives, for 65 years.
A veteran of the U.S. Army, Mr. Caldwell served in World War II and in the Philippines.
He worked for Humphrey Gas Co., Brookville, and later in the Business/Clerical Department of Brookville Equipment.
In addition to his wife, surviving relatives include a daughter, Sherry DeLio and husband Paul of Brockway; and one granddaughter, Tara Caldwell May of Alexender, Va.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant son, Larry Caldwell; and an infant brother, Clyde Caldwell.
Friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the McKinney Funeral Home, Brookville.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 27, 2010, with Pastor Don Henderson officiating.
Interment will be in the Temple Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Brookville Hospital, 100 Hospital Rd. Brookville, Pa, 15825.