Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Earnest E. Flynn, 85, of San Antonio, Texas, passed away on May 11, 2011. He was born Oct. 17, 1925, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of John and Bernice Lynn, who preceded him in death.

Survivors include: his wife of 53 years, Rose Joy (Catron) Flynn, who is a graduate of Cassville High School and the daughter of Charles and Lois Catron, of Cassville; two daughters, Robin Peterson White and her husband, K.D., and Gerri Cavalleo and her husband, Ken; one son, Gary Flynn and his wife, Vickie; one sister, Helen Dial; brother-in-law, Charles Leo Catron; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

He retired from the U.S. Army after having served 22 years and received several medals and honors. He was an active member at Baptist Temple Church in San Antonio, Texas, where funeral services were held on May 16. Interment followed at Sunset Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.