Herbert Murken

June 4, 1920-Nov. 1, 2013

CANBY – Services for Herbert Murken, 93, of Canby, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Canby. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at Birk Funeral Home with a prayer service at 7 p.m. Visitation will continue on Wednesday one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in St. Stephen’s Cemetery, rural Canby.

Memorials are preferred to Word of God Lutheran Church, PO Box 152, Canby, MN 56220 or Shriner’s International Headquarters, 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607.

He died Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at the Sylvan Court Nursing Home in Canby.

He was born June 4, 1920, in Harrison Township, Boone County, Iowa, to John and Katherine (Adix) Murken.

Survivors include his wife, Eleanor of Canby; son, Edmund of Glenwood; daughter, Annette Munoz of Kingman, Ariz.; three grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; and great-grandchildren.