Kenneth L. Blue, 83, member of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at St. Francis Regional Medical Center in Shakopee.
Ken was born April 27, 1930, in Ellsworth, Wis., the son of Terry and Gertrude (Jones) Blue. He attended Flandreau Indian School and for more than 35 years he was the owner/operator of a tire shop in Minneapolis. He enjoyed football, fishing/hunting, TV, golf and his dogs. Ken was an 8th Army Korean War Ranger. Funeral Services were held Saturday, August 3, 2013 at St. Cornelia’s Episcopal Church in Morton.
He is survived by his wife, Ellen; son, David and wife, Judy and his brother Dennis.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Betty; son, Robert; daughter, baby girl Blue; parents, Gertrude and Terry; sisters, Violet, Margie and Dorothy and his brother, Roy.
Funeral arrangements were with McNearney Funeral Home in Shakopee and The Stephens Funeral Service in Redwood Falls.