Ernest A. Blanken, 92, of Linn, died Wednesday, May 7, 2014, at the Linn Community Nursing Home.
Visitation is Sunday, May 11, 2014, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Ward Funeral Home in Linn. The family will receive friends 5 to 7 p.m.
A funeral service is 10:30 a.m., Monday, May 12, 2014, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Greenleaf. Pastor Timothy Lorenz will officiate.
Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Ernie was born at rural Linn on April 6, 1922, to William and Clara (Meyer) Blanken. He attended St. John Parochial School.
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