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Edith Blumenberg

Friday, November 16, 2007

WARRENTON -- Edith L. Blumenberg, 89, formerly of East Prairie, died at 7:50 a.m. Nov. 15, 2007, at Warrenton Manor.

Born Feb. 19, 1918, in Dorena, to the late William Allen and Paralee Alcenia Kelley Newton, she lived most of her life in Mississippi County where she was a member of the First Church of God. After her husband's death, she moved to Wright City.

On Sept. 8, 1934, at Charleston, she married Linus Louis Blumenberg who preceded her in death on May 20, 1990.

She was also preceded in death by one brother, Alvis Newton; and one granddaughter, Veronica Love.

Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, James Linus and Joetta Blumenberg of Wright City; two daughters and one son-in-law, Margaret Jo and Richard Ramey and Frances Lavern Love of Wright City; and nine grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m. Sunday at the Shelby Funeral Home where services are scheduled for 1:30 p.m. with Mike Worrell officiating.

Burial will follow in the Odd Fellows Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be her grandsons.