Eleanor ‘Ele’ Franklin

BLUE EARTH – Services for Eleanor “Ele” Franklin, 93, of Blue Earth will be 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Luke’s Lutheran Care Center in Blue Earth. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Blue Earth.

Franklin died Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, at St. Luke’s Lutheran Care Center, Blue Earth. Visitation will be one hour prior to services Saturday at St. Luke’s. Patton Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Blue Earth is in charge of arrangements.

Eleanor was born Jan. 11, 1920, in Blue Earth, daughter of Henry and Henrietta (Beidl) Jamieson.

Survivors include: daughter, Sharon Zehm of Blue Earth; son, Byron Smith of Milaca; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.