Dublin resident Ernest Harold Woodfeldt, father to Navy Sailor Scott Woodfeldt, died on Aug. 17. Woodfeldt was an active member of the Pleasanton Military Families, a non-profit organization in Pleasanton.
Visitation will be at Graham Hitch Mortuary on Aug. 22 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Aug 23, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. The memorial service will be on Aug. 24 at 12 p.m. at Graham Hitch Mortuary, located at 4167 First Street in Pleasanton. A second celebration will be held on September 21, 2013 between noon and 5:00 pm at Ernie's childhood home at 2316 Doidge Avenue, Pinole, CA.
Ernie grew up in Pinole and graduated Pinole High School in 1974. He continued his education at San Francisco State University and earned his MBA and Bacholar degrees. He worked for 28 years for Pacific Bell/SBC/AT&T as a Senior Financial Analyst.
Ernie was a faithful servant and a man of God. His highest personal achievement was raising his son, Scott Woodfeldt. He loved his family and his friends deeply and everyone enjoyed his company and his great "booming" laugh. He was active in many outdoor activities: camping, hiking, swimming, river rafting and biking. Ernie will be deeply missed by his son Scott Woodfeldt of Dublin, CA, his mother, Lois Woodfeldt of Vacaville, his sisters, Paula (Dan) Eeds of Pinole, CA and Rita Orr of Vacaville, CA, and his cousins, nieces and nephews. His father, Arthur J. Woodfeldt, preceded him in death.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Heavenly Hills Christian Camp, P.O. Box 1628,Twain Harte, CA 95383 and Pleasanton Military Families, 4411 Shearwater Court, Pleasanton, CA 94566.