Obit. from Mineral County, NV for "Blankenship, Lawrence F. (stone says 1908) L. Blankenship of Hawthorne Dies in Reno. Laurence Blankenship, 60 year old resident of this community succumbed December 23 at the Veteran’s Hospital in Reno after a lengthy illness.
Blankenship, born August 20, 1901, was employed at NAD. He was a veteran of World War II. Surviving Mr. Blankenship are a sister, Mrs. Mildred Johnston, of Santa Monica, CA and a brother, Jack Blankenship of El Cajon, CA.
Funeral Services will be conducted at the Hawthorne Funeral Home Thursday at 1:00 p.m. under direction of the Hawthorne Veterans. Burial will be at the Hawthorne Cemetery. MCIN: 27 Dec 1961 Front Page No Photo"
So, who is Jack?Is he Andrew Jackson Blankenship, Jr.?I know their parents were Verda and Andrew Jackson Blankenship, who are buried at Alpine Cemetery.Can anyone tell me more or connect me to descendants of this family? Are there more related Blankenships living in the inland San Diego area now? I am a decendant of Lawrence F. and would like to know more about this family. I have heard of a Robert Blankenship who was born San Diego abt. 1928 - can anyone connect me?