Ernest ‘Ernie’ Giese

Ernest “Ernie” Giese, age 87, of Deerfield Beach, Fla., entered Heaven on June 25, 2015.

He worked for Golden Guernsey Dairy in Waukesha as a route salesman until 1973. Ernie is survived by his wife, Orva June, of 62 years; daughters Teri Lynn (Barry) Fuentez, Patti Johnson, Sally (Jeff) Hugo, Nancy (Richard) Long, and Judy (Scott) Competiello. He was grandfather to Ryan (Denise) Johnson, Keith Johnson, Ashlei (Anthony) Martinez and Ashley Competiello; great-grandfather to Parker and Olivia Johnson.

He leaves behind in-laws, nieces, nephews and friends.

A funeral service will be July 3 at 2:00 p.m. in the Kraeer Funeral Home, Pompano Beach. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery with full military honors. The family will receive relatives and friends on Thursday, July 2, from 7 p.m.

to 9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Pompano Lutheran Church Building Fund. Condolences may be sent to