Ernestine Blum, 89, formerly of Lodi, died March 26. She was born on Feb. 6, 1920, in Marion, Kan.
Mrs. Blum earned her GED and went to work for the San Joaquin County in the Food Stamp Division. She resided in Kansas, Colorado, Nevada and California. She was a member of the Eastern Star and Lodi Eagles. She enjoyed telling stories of her life, spending time with her family, dancing and playing cards and bingo.
She is survived by her daughter, Jacqueline Madden, of Colorado Springs, Colo.; and four grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her brothers, Bellford and Winfred Schick.
Interment will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Cherokee Memorial Park, in Lodi.
Cherokee Memorial Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.