March 31, 1918-Dec. 29, 2016
MARSHALL — Mass of Christian Burial for Lucile Blake, 98, of Marshall, will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Marshall. Visitation will be from 9-10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the church with a rosary service at 9 a.m. Burial will be in the Calvary Cemetery.
Lucile died Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016, at Morningside Heights Care Center in Marshall.
Lucile Esther Blake was born March 31, 1918, to Ray and Bernice (Davis) Evans in Garvin. She was baptized in the Christian faith and attended country school. She graduated from Tracy Public High School. After graduation, she was united in marriage to Harry Blake and made their home in Marshall briefly until Harry entered the service and was stationed in Germany. At that time, Lucile moved to Michigan and helped in the war plants. After Harry’s honorable discharge, the couple moved back to Marshall where Lucille worked many years for JC Penney. After Harry passed away, Lucile was married to Don Blake and they remained in Marshall. Lucile was a member of Holy Redeemer Catholic Church and Altar Society. She was an active volunteer for Meals on Wheels and at the Senior Center. She enjoyed crocheting and playing cards.
She is survived by her nieces, nephews; several step grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; step-son-in-law Hank Goblish.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two husbands; three siblings: Jeanette Johnson, Leatha Lanoue and Leo Evans; and step grandchild. John Goblish.
Blessed be her memory.
Rehkamp-Horvath Funeral Home