Ernest G. Correll Jr.
Jan. 24, 1940 – Aug. 29, 2013
G. Correll Jr., 73, lost his battle with cancer but found his home with
Jesus on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, at his home of 43 years in Honey Lake,
with his family at his
He was born in Hammond, Ind.,
to Thelma and Ernest
Correll Sr. on Jan. 24, 1940.
He married Judy Ehlen on Sept. 10, 1977, in Burlington.
Ernest worked as an air traffic controller in Alaska while serving his
country in the United States Air Force. He later worked for the U.S.
Forest Service in Idaho and Nevada. He also worked for the Burlington Park
Department for many years, Old World Wisconsin and for the Town of
He leaves behind his wife of 35 years, Judy; three sisters: Doris Bourdo,
Jeannie (Gary) Babcock and Carol Frederick; eight nieces Vicky (Larry)
Baumeister, Pam (John) Wilson, Debbie (Charles) Boness, Linda Bourdo, Ann
(Mark) Zabel, Wendy (Billy) Bourdo Ludwig, Lisa (Craig) TeLindert and
Rachael (Scott) Bourdo; 12 nephews Cary (Sherri) Correll, Johnny Correll
Hoerning, Ki Malone, Mel (Shelly) Bourdo, Randy Bourdo, Tim (Brenda)
Bourdo, Tony Bourdo, Phil (Kim) Bourdo, Bill Bourdo, Adrian (Cindy) Bourdo,
Ben (Nikki) Bourdo and Jeffrey (Lisa) Vaca. Further survived by more than
45 great- and great-great-nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest G.
Correll Sr. and Thelma A.Schell; brother, Harlan D.
Correll; sisters Marlene Malone and Tenie Bourdo and brothers-in-law Neal
Bourdo and Owen Bourdo.
Visitation will be at the Max A. Sass and Sons Funeral Home, Westwood
Chapel, W173-S7629 Westwood Drive, Muskego, on Wednesday, Sept. 4, from 3
p.m. to 6 p.m. with a memorial service at 6 p.m. Burial to follow at Rural
Max A. Sass and Sons Funeral and Cremation Service Westwood Chapel,
W173-S7629 Westwood Drive, Muskego, is serving the family. For more
information, call 262-679-1560 or visit maxsass.com.