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Mr. Joshua Nicolas Ernst

Obituary for Mr. Joshua Nicolas Ernst

April 5, 1987 - February 23, 2019
Worcester, Massachusetts | Age 31


WORCESTER- Joshua Nicolas Ernst, 31, Beloved son of Peter and Darlene Ernst, Passed away suddenly in Worcester Saturday, February 23, 2019.
Born and raised in Worcester on April 5, 1987. Joshua attended Burncoat Middle School and later graduated from Worcester Vocational Tech. He then moved further and attended Quinsigamond Community College where he started his career in drafting.

When Joshua was little he loved building anything he could out of Legos he soon grew to disassemble and reassemble anything he could get his hands on. He could even build his own computers. He also loved being outdoors, he spent weekends away camping and fishing with his family and friends. He also enjoyed working in a bike shop, riding his BMX bike and skate boarding in his free time, he was the happiest when he got to face time his niece Aria and play peek a boo over the phone.

In addition to his parents Peter and Darlene of North Grosvenordale CT, he leaves his sister, Christa Fairbanks, her husband Logan and their daughter Aria of North Grosvenordale CT. His maternal grandparents Kenneth and Jean Curry of Lacanto,FL :his aunts, Ellenore and her husband Edward of Grafton, Candi Gouvia and her husband Jerry of North Carolina and Linda Coelho of New Hampshire: his uncle William Ernst Jr and his wife Kathy of Worcester: his cousins, Amy Driscoll and her husband Shawn, Mike Ernst and his wife Robyn all of Worcester and Corey Jovan and his wife Jacquelyn of Southbridge: his second cousins William Ernst, Andrew Ernst, Riley Driscoll, Liam Driscoll and Adelina Jovan. He was sadly predeceased by his paternal grandparents, William Ernst Sr. In 2010 and Christa (Herper) Ernst, who died on February 22,2019.

Joshua's family will have a private gathering at a later date for a Life Celebration. Donations in Joshua's memory may be sent to Saint John's Food for the Poor, 20 Temple St, Worcester, MA 01604 (

Services will be private.

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Worcester, MA 01608
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