Ernest P. Oakley, 74, of Edinburg, IL died at 11:00 pm on Saturday January 28, 2012 at his daughter and son in law’s home. He was born September 30, 1937 in Alameda, Ca to Harry G. and Advelda “Elaine” Bettencourt Oakley. His parents preceded him in death.
Survivors include two daughters Charlynn (Casey) Muehle of Springfield; Lynnette Oakley of Roseville, CA; six grandchildren Jacob, Andrew, Claire, Emma Muehle; Kylie Siebert and Zachary Raps; one sister Della Chamberlain and one brother Harry Oakley both of California.
Ernest enjoyed fishing and was a coin dealer and gold trader in California.
No services will be held. Memorial Contributions may be made to American Heart Association.