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Mr. Ernie L.  Collyer
  • I lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to:
  • Humane Society of Monroe County
    833 N. Telegraph Rd
    Monroe, MI 48162

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“So sorry for your loss. He will be missed. ”
1 of 7 | Posted by: Candice Bouchillon - Maybee, MI

“He was a friend and co-worker. Sorry about your loss. ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Kathy Rowe - Monroe, MI - Friend

“Vicky, Little Ernie and LeeAnn, I was saddened and shocked when Courtney called to tell me about Ernie's passing. I didn't pester Ernie as much as...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Whitney Boyd McMahan - NC

“You will be missed more than you know. You were a great friend. God bless you and your family. Enjoy your wings my friend. ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Paul and Joyce Matthew - Live Oak, FL

“Erine will be missed ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: virginia - ypsilanti, MI

“Vicky I remember meeting you when little Ernie was just a baby, not sure how baby he was. and Leanne was nothing that the wind could blow around. I...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Courtney Boyd-Fall - Dundee, MI

“Vicky, Little Ernie and Leeann, we are so sorry about your sudden loss of your husband and father. We want you to know that we are here for you if...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Tracy Francis - Maybee, MI

Ernie L. Collyer, age 61, of Maybee, MI, passed away in his home at 6:45 PM December 12, 2013.
Ernie was born June 10, 1952 in Monroe, MI to Russell E. and Marcella M. (Falkenburg) Collyer; he was raised in the Maybee area and attended Dundee Schools. Ernie married Vicky Halberstadt in Ann Arbor on December 3, 1976.
Ernie was employed as a hi-lo driver at Ford Motor Co. Milan Plastic Plant for over 25 years, retiring in 2004. He enjoyed working on cars and tractors, raising horses and being with his grandchildren. Ernie loved to stay busy and spending every spare minute outdoors. He was known for helping anybody that needed help and would give them the shirt off his back.
Ernie is survived by his wife Vicky; children, Ernie L. Collier II of Maybee and LeeAnn (Jerry) Webster of Montpelier, Ohio; siblings, Claude (Diana) Collyer of Tawas, MI, William Collyer of Monroe and Sally (Phil) Waldo of Belle, Florida; grandchildren, Tylor, Mariah, Trent and Chase, 5 great grandchildren. Ernie was preceded in death by his parents.