Ernest Lehman

Obituary of Ernest Albert Lehman

Ernest Albert "Ernie" Lehman was born in Mountain Lake, MN to Reinhold and Antonia Lehman on October 5, 1933. Ernie grew up in Madelia and was a graduate of Madelia High School in 1952. He was united in marriage to Gail Jensen on June 7, 1958. The couple resided in rural Madelia for nearly 60 years. Ernie worked as a dairy farmer and later worked at the House of Print in Madelia. In his free time, he enjoyed visiting the library and selecting his favorite books for reading. Ernie was a long time member of Salem Lutheran Church in Madelia.

Ernest Albert Lehman age 83, of Madelia, MN died on April 29, 2017, at his home.

Ernie is survived by his wife, Gail Lehman; children, David (Cindy) Lehman, Debra Gray, all of Madelia, Danial (Jessica) Lehman of Hanska, Darren (Jenny) Lehman of Mt. Pleasant, IA; siblings, Ruby (Ewald) Keller of Gaylord, Richard (Sarah) Lehman of Windom; 12 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Robert Lehman and sister, Ruth Lehman.


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Interment Information

Riverside Cemetery, Madelia
East, Co. Hwy 3, Flanders Ave.
Madelia, Minnesota, United States

Private Service

A private committal service is taking place for the family only.