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Paul C. Blankenhorn

  • Birth 17 Sep 1925 Canal Fulton, Stark County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 2 Dec 2002 Mishawaka, St. Joseph County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Osceola, St. Joseph County, Indiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 43220329

Electrical Engineer, WW II Veteran,
Boy Scout Leader

Paul was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Dale BLANKENHORN and Iva FRESHER. Paul had five siblings: Glenn, Jean, Irene, Gail, and Ruth.

He married Phyllis BYLAND on September 18, 1948, in Kirksville, Missouri. The couple had four children: two daughters and two sons.

Paul received his bachelor's degree in education from Missouri University in Columbia, Missouri. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. For 38 years he was an electrical engineer -- first at Bendix (in Mishawaka) for 21 years, and then at Johnson Controls (in Goshen) for 17 years.

For many years, Paul was an active volunteer in the Cub Scouts and the Boy Scouts in Mishawaka, and he helped his wife with her group of Camp Fire Girls. He enjoyed deer hunting with bow & arrow, golfing, and tutoring math for many children in the area of his neighborhood.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: AMB
  • Added: 18 Oct 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 43220329
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Paul C. Blankenhorn (17 Sep 1925–2 Dec 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 43220329, citing Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Osceola, St. Joseph County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .