80, of Aiea passed peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on October 4, 2017. Retired aircraft electrician and world traveler. Survived by wife, Joan; daughter, Dr. Joy Lynn Yasuda (Eric) Tanigawa and beloved grandchildren, Tenley and Rand Tanigawa; sister, Ellen and his dog, Umi. He loved his family very much and his grandchildren were his pride and joy. We are honoring Ernest wishes with a private service to be held at a later date at the National Cemetery of the Pacific. No flowers, no koden.