Russell Alan Blankenship (1958 - 2018)


Russell Allen Blankenship, 59 of Glenwood, died on Jan. 8, 2018, in rural Glenwood. He was born on June 28, 1958, in Council Bluffs to Joseph Richard and Marian Delores (Fost) Blankenship.
Survivors include his children, Devonne and husband Seth Marshall of Glenwood, Joseph Blankenship and fiancé, Emilie Congdon of Greenfield; siblings, Doug and wife Dian Blankenship of Council Bluffs; Randy and wife Jacque Blankenship of Glenwood; Mike and wife Colleen Blankenship of Glenwood and Betsy and husband Mike Larrison of Omaha.
Services were Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church. Interment was held in the Glenwood Cemetery.
A memorial fund has been established.
Peterson Mortuary was in charge of arrangements.
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Glenwood, IA 51534
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Published in The Opinion-Tribune on Jan. 17, 2018