Martha C. Blankman

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Martha C. Blankman

October 13, 1924 - February 19, 2019

Martha C. Blankman Martha C. Blankman, 94, of Rushville, passed away Feb. 19, 2019 in Rushville.

She was born Oct. 13, 1924 in Greensburg, a daughter of the late John H. and Clara A. (Raver) Schulte. She married Alfred H. Blankman Aug. 28, 1946 and he preceded her in death Feb. 9, 2002. She was a faithful member of St. Mary Catholic Church, the Sodality and funeral dinner committee.

She was a homemaker and farm wife. She and Alfred gave birth and raised four children, three daughters, Susan (Robert) Meer of Milroy; Carolyn (Steven) Gordon of Manilla and Linda (Marvin) Leising of Milroy; one son, John (Misty) Blankman of Rushville. 14 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews will also miss her.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by one brother Clarence Schulte.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 AM Saturday Feb. 23, 2019 at St. Mary Catholic Church with the Reverend James Brockmeier officiating. Burial will follow at Rushville's Calvary Cemetery.

Visitation will be Friday, Feb. 22nd from 4 to 8 PM at Todd Funeral Centre & Crematory in Rushville where all are invited for the rosary at 3:45 PM. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Mary Catholic Church or School 512 N. Perkins St. Rushville, IN 46173
Published on February 22, 2019
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