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Ernest Nelson Carnahan
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Birth: Apr. 6, 1895
Death: Feb. 17, 1979

Ernest N. Carahan, 83, of Gladwin, died Saturday, Feb. 17, in the Gladwin Area Hospital following a long illness. Born in Gladwin on April 5, 1895, he had spent his lifetime in Gladwin County. Mr. Carnahan was a veteran of World War I and a member of the Veterans of World War I, Gladwin Barracks 3421. He retired in 1961 from the Gladwin County Road Commission. He and the former Esther Durham were married on December 18, 1954, in Gladwin.
Surviving besides his wife, are 3 sons, Daniel of Clio, Dale of Seattle, Wash., and Charles of St. Charles; one daughter, Mrs. Harold (Fern) Prentice of Meredith; one brother, Ray of Gladwin, 2 sisters, Mrs. Maude Basner of Flint and Mrs. Ethel Dennings of Gladwin; 8 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren and 15 great great grandchildren.
Services were held Tuesday at 2 p.m. from the Hall Funeral Home, Gladwin Chapel. Elder Sam Asch officiated and burial was in the Highland Cemetery. Gladwin County Record dated 02-21/1979 Column - 3 Page - 2

Note: Photo next to this Memorial is of: Ernie with his wife Ester "Durham" Carnahan. Submitted by: Bonnie Grant. 
Family links: 
  Winnie S. Carnahan Sherer (1903 - 1976)
  Esther J. Durham Carnahan (1915 - 1980)
  Ethel "Irene" Whitman Carnahan (1910 - 1945)*
  Fern Lucille Carnahan Prentice (1933 - 2008)*
*Calculated relationship
Highland Cemetery
Gladwin County
Michigan, USA
Maintained by: Bonnie Grant
Originally Created by: Thomas Ladner
Record added: Aug 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40129700
Ernest Nelson Carnahan
Added by: Bonnie Grant
Ernest Nelson Carnahan
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