BLEMKE, Louis William, 86, of 5070 US-23 North, Alpena, died at Alpena Regional Medical Center on Monday, March 4, 2013.
He is survived by two daughters, Cathy (Chris) Murtha of Colorado, Karen (Roy) Wekwert of Alpena; four grandchildren, Kale, Brianna, Vanessa, Malary; four great-grandchildren; one sister, Eleanor Schellie of Alpena; one brother, Elmer (Beverly) of Alpena; brother-in-law, Kenneth Johnson of Alpena; and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will take place at the Bannan Funeral Home on Thursday from 2-8 p.m. with a V.F.W. Post 2496 service at 5 p.m. and a parish prayer service at 7 p.m. Visitation will continue Friday at St. Paul Lutheran Church from 2 p.m. until the funeral service at 3 p.m. with Rev. Shirley Ross-Jones officiating.