Ernest Anthony Robles, Jr., age 55 of Los Angeles, Calif., and longtime resident of Globe, passed away on Feb. 17, 2013 in Los Angeles, Calif.
He was born in Globe, Ariz. on Feb. 5, 1958, the son of Ernest A. and Lucy (Soto) Robles.
Ernie attended Globe schools and was a 1976 Globe High School graduate. He graduated with honors. In 1980 he moved to Los Angeles, Calif. and was was employed as an escrow agent.
He enjoyed volunteer work and took great joy in following the arts. Ernie was always an advocate for animals. His hobbies included writing and hiking. He enjoyed meeting new people and traveling. Ernie will be missed by his family and everyone who knew him.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Lucy Soto Robles.
Ernie is survived by his father, Ernest A. Robles; his sisters, JoAnn Steele (Craig) and Linda Garner both of Globe, Ariz.; and his nephews, Jay Garner of California and Andy Garner of Globe, Ariz.
Funeral services were private.
Assisting the family; Lamont Mortuary of Globe.