Aida Violeta Ernst, 87, born in Chile, South America resided in Peru, Il. passed away July 14 2021 as a resident of Christian Village. Widowed of Jaime A. Ernst, she was mother to Monica Floersch, Jaime F. Ernst, Karen Rhine, and Carlos Ernst and grandmother to Gabrielle Croegaert, Rigoberto Ernst, Calvin Ernst, Violeta Ernst, and Jessica Petersen and Robert Floersch. Aida also had 6 great grandchildren. She was a life long learner who taught English as a second language classes at the junior college I.V.C.C in Oglesby, Il while also taking classes for her own improvement. Our mom was an accomplished artist and member of the Illinois Valley Art League. She also worked at the LaSalle News Tribune for a few years. Her hobbies were drawing, painting , gardening, and reading .
Our mother was dearly loved by all and will be sorely missed
Cremation rites have been accorded by Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home. There will be no services at this time.