Ernest N. "Ernie" Dosh Jr., 69, Lakemont, died Monday at UPMC Altoona after a brief illness.
He was born in Altoona, son of the late Ernest N. Dosh Sr. and Angeline Rudolph.
Surviving are a son, Todd of Hollidaysburg; a daughter, Kelly Ritchey and husband, Mike, of Duncansville; three grandchildren: Heather Dosh, Chelsea West and Brandon Ritchey; two great-grandchildren: Kielan and Isaiah; and a sister, Connie Ryan in Virginia.
He was preceded in death by a nephew, Sean Ryan.
Ernie was a graduate of Altoona High School and retired from Conrail after more than 20 years as a welder. He enjoyed camping and boating and was an avid Dallas Cowboys fan. He was a member of the Allegheny Club, American Legion and Heidelberg Country Club.
At the request of the deceased, there will be no public funeral service.
Arrangements are by E. Merrill Smith Funeral Home Inc., 2309 Broad Ave., Altoona.