7 to 9 p.m., Friday, February 8 at Harris Funeral Home


10:00 a.m., Saturday, February 9 at Harris Funeral Home



McCormick Home Foundation, 2022 Kains Road, London, ON N6K 0A8 or The Salvation Army, 371 King Street, London, ON N6B 1S4


50 Years


Ernest Doidge

Death Notice

DOIDGE (HOPESON) Ernest Earl Doidge, peacefully at McCormick Home, London on Monday, February 4, 2008. in his 91st year. Beloved husband of the late Ellen Maude Doidge (1993). Dear father of John Doidge and his wife Victoria of Waterloo, Bryan Doidge and his wife Barbara of St. Albert, Alberta, Barbara Doidge of London, Jennifer Hopeson and her husband Jim of London, Trish White and her husband Jack of Prince George, B.C. Loving grandfather of Tim Doidge, Kathy Moogk and her husband Jeff, Andrew Hopeson, and Christina Hopeson. Great-grandfather of Emily, Owen, and Aiden. Brother-in-law of Nora Caton. Ernie retired in 1966 as a Major after 24 years in the Army. He enjoyed a second career as a high school teacher of electricity and electronics in Fergus, Ontario. Ernie enjoyed a lifelong passion for music. Friends may call on Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the James A. Harris Funeral Home, 220 St. James Street at Richmond, where the service will be conducted on Saturday, February 9 at 10:00 a.m. Interment Toronto Necropolis Cemetery, Toronto. Memorial contributions to the McCormick Home Foundation or the Salvation Army would be gratefully acknowledged. (