Ernest Whitney, 84, of Marshall, died Tuesday, June 10, 2008, at his home.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, June 13, 2008, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials may be made to Our Redeemer Lutheran Church. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born July 25, 1923, in Marshall, he was the son of the late Lawrence Ernest Whitney and Ovilla Welch Whitney. On Sept. 21, 1944, he married Margaret Berning, who survives of the home. He had lived in Marshall the last several years and was a member of Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marshall. He was a cabinetmaker and machinist, working at ConAgra in Marshall for 10 years.
Additional survivors include several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, four sisters and three brothers preceded him in death.