70, passed away on August 16, 2016 at Hackensack University Medical Center, with his family by his side. Ernest was born in Brooklyn, New York and has resided in Bayonne for over 40 years. He was an Accountant for the Clark Estates Corporation, New York City for over 27 years. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 226. Husband of Lizabeth Peters (nee: Grimpe). Father of Ernest J. Peters III. Son of the late Josephine (nee: Shrimco) and Ernest J. Peters, Sr. Brother of the late Joan Nealon, Susan Salvatore. Funeral arrangements by G. KEENEN O’BRIEN Funeral Home, 984 Avenue C.