Beaufort, SC Ethel Ernst Binkowski, 88, widow of Valentine Edward Binkowski, died Monday, January 24, 2011 in Beaufort Memorial Hospital. Graveside Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, February 1, 2011 at 11:00am in Beaufort National Cemetery. Mrs. Binkowski was born on July 18, 1922 in Philadelphia, PA. She was the daughter of the late Julius J. Ernst and Ethel MCreight Ernst. She was a member of St. Peters Catholic Church and a self-employed hairdresser. Surviving are one son, Michael Binkowski and wife Michele of Beaufort, SC and six grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made to John Paul II School C/O St. Gregory the Great, 333 Fording Island Road, Bluffton, SC 29909-6134 in care of Father Cellini. Anderson Funeral Home is serving the family.