Elijah James Blackburn, 2 months and 22 days old, of Shelton, NE, infant son of Patrick Blackburn and Crystal L. (Sholtz) Kleen died Sunday, January 19, 2014 at his home.
He is survived by his parents; brothers, Kendall Kleen of Kearney, NE and Jacob Burdick of Big River, CA; maternal grandparents, Annette and Bob Sorensen of Grand Island, NE and Jeff and Christine Sholtz of Kennard, NE; paternal grandparents, Chris & Debbie Blackburn of California and Patrese Morales of Dewey, OK; maternal great grandparents, Margaret Sorensen of Grand Island, NE and Sharon and Darwin Nelson of Glendale, IA; and aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by Maternal Great Grandparents, Lowell and Jeanette Arps, Gerald Sorensen and John (Butch) Sholtz and Great Aunt Charlene Beck.
Memorial service will be 10:30 AM, Thursday, January 23, 2014 at Moser Memorial Chapel in Fremont, NE. Visitation Wednesday 5 PM to 8 PM with the family receiving friends on Wednesday from 6 PM to 7 PM at the funeral home. Burial will be at Memorial Cemetery in Fremont.
Memorials my be given to the March of Dimes or family choice.
Moser Memorial Chapel, 2170 North Somers Ave., Fremont, NE 68025 402-721-4490