Tributes Online - Ernest Mains (Ernie)

Ernest Homer Mains (Ernie)

22/11/1926 - 8/07/2018

MAINS, Ernest Homer (Ernie, formerly of Cromwell)

On July 8, 2018, peacefully at the Home of St Barnabas, Dunedin; aged 91 years.

Much loved husband of the late Annette, dearly loved father of Claire Doig, Ruth Mains, Katrina Woods, and Ross Mains, father-in-law of Mike, Matt, Chris, and Virginia, Grandad to Todd, Alice, and Kate; Thomas, Harriet, and Jessie; Jackson, Benjamin, and Grace.

A service will be held in Hope and Sons Chapel, corner Andersons Bay Road and Oxford Street at 12:30pm on Thursday July 19, followed by private interment.

Messages to 11 Merchiston Street, Andersons Bay, Dunedin 9013 or on Ernie’s tribute page above.


On July 8, 2018 at Dunedin. Eldest son of the late Ernest and Clara Mains, and brother of Ngaire Crabbe (Christchurch), the late Mary Wright (Dunedin), and Maxwell Mains (Auckland).


Hope and Sons

Funeral Directors

Dunedin - Mosgiel - Palmerston

Service Information
Date: 19/07/2018
Time: 12:30 p.m.
Location: Hope and Sons Chapel
corner Andersons Bay Road and Oxford Street