Ernest Bahling

BAHLING, Ernest Arthur, 80, of Long Rapids died Saturday, March 29, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family.

He is survived by his wife, Marie; five children, Jim (DeLynne), Janet (Matthew) Splitt, Bill (Vicki), Sharon (Tim) Ermish, Steve (Cynthia) Bahling; 12 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one sister, Harriet Scheller; and several nieces and nephews.

He is at the Bannan Funeral Home where visitation will take place on Wednesday from 2-8 p.m. and where funeral service will take place on Thursday at 3 p.m. with Rev. Arnie Kirschner officiating.

Interment: Long Rapids Cemetery