Ernest William Pantages (1950-2019) passed away gently in his sleep on Sunday, February 17, 2019 with his beloved wife, Lydia and his younger sister, Carol Pantages by his side. Ernest served honorably in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. He was passionate about his profession of being a N.Y.C. hairstylist and colorist. His sense of community showed through in his commitment to his ongoing volunteer work with children, veterans and animals in need. Ernest will be greatly missed by Lydia, his wife of 40 years; his two brothers, Tom and Paul; his sister, Carol; his nephew, William and niece, Shannon. May his spirit rest in peace. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Glen Echo Presbyterian Church, 220 Cliffside Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43202. The phone number to the church is 614-262-4866. Condolences may be sent to Lydia at the church. Please visit www.OhioCremation.org to leave the family an online condolence.