Ernest Kilmer

Obituary of Ernest A. Kilmer

Ernest A. Kilmer, 77, of Hyde Park, NY passed away on January 12, 2024. He was born on July 7, 1946, in Poughkeepsie, New York to the late Alfred E. and the late Virginia H. (Hunter) Kilmer.

Ernest was a resident all his life. He was a graduate of Arlington High School and Dutchess Community College.

He was a Purchasing Agent for IBM - Poughkeepsie, NY., retiring in 1995.

Ernest was a member of Rogers Point and the Poughkeepsie Elks Lodge BPOE 275.

He was the husband of the late Sandra Byrum, they were married on September 18, 1983, in Wappingers Falls, New York.

Survivors include son Terry and Jennifer Kilmer Hyde Park New York, daughter Tammy L. Braig Raleigh North Carolina, Stepson Michael A. and Lauren Lewis Poughkeepsie New York, grandchildren Christopher M. Lewis and his wife Sara, Rebbecca Lewis, MacKenzie Lewis, Gretah Kilmer, Addie Kilmer, Oliver Kilmer, Wyatt Kilmer, Shala Sneed Tegan Sneed, and great-granddaughter Addison.

His Graveside will be held on January 19, 2024, at 12:00 PM from Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery, South Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY.

Interment will take place at Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery, Poughkeepsie, NY.

Funeral services are being handled by the Timothy P. Doyle Funeral Home 371 Hooker Ave

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Ernest Kilmer, please visit Tribute Store


12:00 pm
Friday, January 19, 2024
Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery
South Ave
Poughkeepsie, New York, United States


Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery
342 South Ave
Poughkeepsie, New York, United States