HANNIBAL, NY – Dorothy R. Blake, 86, of South Hannibal, passed away Friday December 12, 2014, at Auburn Community Hospital.
She was born in Jacksonville and lived most of her life in South Hannibal.
She was the widow of Robert D. Blake, who died in 2001.
Dorothy was predeceased by a grandson, Scott W. Blake Jr., who died in January 2012.
Surviving are: five daughters, Linda DeMott of Phoenix, Robbin Griffin and Penny Everson both of Fulton, Becky Hatch of Ocala, Florida and Karen Abitz of Dubuque, Iowa; four sons, Randy Blake of Lysander, Robert Blake Jr. and L. Ray Blake both of Cato and Scott Blake of Wilmington, N.C.; a brother, George (Louise) Phelps of Beauville, North Carolina; 28 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; as well as several nieces and nephews.
There are no calling hours.
Graveside services will be held in the spring at Jacksonville Cemetery.
Contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, Syracuse, NY Office, 6390 Fly Road, second Floor, East Syracuse, NY 13057.
Foster Funeral Home, Hannibal has care of arrangements.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.