Edith Blankenburg

December 6, 1931 - August 11, 2018
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Greenlawn Funeral Home North
Friday 8/17, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Greenfield Cemetery
Saturday 8/18, 10:00 am

Edith Maxine Blankenburg was born in Greenfield, MO on December 6, 1931 to Zora and Hugh Wilkinson. She grew up and attended school in Greenfield, graduating from Greenfield High School in 1949. Her best friend throughout school and life was her beloved sister, Grace. Edith also grew up with her very special cousin, Oleva (Joy, and had two beloved half-brothers, George
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left a message on August 18, 2018:
Deepest sympathy to Rita and all. May you find peace and comfort in great memories.
Tom Duncan left a message on August 16, 2018:
Edith was a wonderful mother-in-law over these past 16 years that I have been married to her first-born, Rita Kay. She and I watched quite a few football and basketball games together on TV, and she was excited and happy when the Missouri teams did well! I will miss the wonderful baked-goods she would make (in large quantities)for me to eat and take to work, so that I could share cookies, brownies, and lemon-bars with my friends. She was faithful in her church attendance, and particularly loved contributing to the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association in Charlotte, NC. She even told me she liked my sermons! I will miss Edith, and look forward to seeing her in Heaven one day.
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