|Birth: ||Nov. 3, 1898|
|Death: ||Sep. 18, 1992|
Lela Blank, 93, Eudora, will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Parsons, with the Rev. Lewis Regis officiating.
Mrs. Blank died Friday, Sept. 18, 1992, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
She was born Nov. 3, 1898, at Chandler, Okla., the daughter of John D. and Rachel McGrew Hurst.
She was a homemaker.
Mrs. Blank had lived in Lawrence from 1983 until earlier this year, when she moved to Eudora Nursing Center. She was past president of the Altamont Culture Club, having been a member since 1936. She also was past matron and member of the Eastern Star Progress Chapter No. 46, Parsons, since 1922.
She married Merrell Blank on June 10, 1921, at Independence, Kan. He died Dec. 1, 1982.
Mrs. Blank and her husband owned and operated Rexall Drug Stores in Longton, Elk City and Altamont.
Survivors include a son, Robert Blank, Lawrence; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Sunday, September 20, 1992
Merrell Blank (1896 - 1982)*
Memorial Lawn Cemetery
Created by: A & R
Record added: Dec 24, 2007
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