Former Carson City resident, Ernest Goehrig, 84, died May 14, 2012, at his home in Boulder, CO.
Ernest was born November 1, 1927 in Freiburg, Germany. He learned his trade as a chef in Germany and worked in several restaurants there before immigrating to the U.S. in 1951.
Ernest's first job in the U.S. was as a baker at his uncle's bakeshop in Jersey City, NJ. Baking became his ultimate calling in life. He made beautiful wedding cakes and delicious German tortes, to mention only a few of his specialties.
In 1958 Ernest and his wife Anneliese opened Goehrig's Bakery …