Ernie was born in Little Falls, NY, son of Frank and Elizabeth Turk Leskovec. He was a graduate of Little Falls High School in 1950 and of St. Lawrence University in 1954. Following a year of law school in
Ernie began his career with General Electric in 1960, skilled in employee relations and Human Resources. He was rotated through plants in multiple states, including at
Ernie is survived by his wife, Jennifer; daughter, Nicole Mayer; son-in-law, Mike; grandchildren, Isley and Porter; sister-in-law, Alice Leskovec; and a niece and nephew. He was predeceased by his brother, Frank Leskovec.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
Local arrangements have been entrusted to the Enea Family Funeral Home,