Russell E. Blank Sr., 84, of Coal Valley, died Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, at Good Samaritan Village, Geneseo. Funeral services were held Saturday, Oct. 26 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, rural Geneseo. Burial was in St. John’s Cemetery, Geneseo. A visitation was held Friday, Oct. 25 at Stackhouse-Moore Funeral Services, Geneseo. Memorials may be to St. John’s Lutheran Church, Geneseo.

Russell E. Blank Sr., 84, of Coal Valley, died Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, at Good Samaritan Village, Geneseo. Funeral services were held Saturday, Oct. 26 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, rural Geneseo. Burial was in St. John’s Cemetery, Geneseo. A visitation was held Friday, Oct. 25 at Stackhouse-Moore Funeral Services, Geneseo. Memorials may be to St. John’s Lutheran Church, Geneseo.