|Birth: ||Feb. 26, 1890|
|Death: ||May 22, 1967|
Obituary from the Bradford Republican, Bradford, IL
Ray Blaisdell, 77, retired Bradford farmer , died at the Perry Memorial Hospital, Princeton on Monday, May 22, 1967 after an extended illness. He was born February 26, 1890 in Bradford, the son of Joseph Chauncey and Sarah Jane Blessing Blaisdell. He married Julia Cooney on November 29, 1910 at Bradford.
Surviving are his wife; three sons, Bob of Tulsa, Okla., John and Tom of Bradford; one daughter, Mrs. Shaw (Lillian) Terwilliger of Virginia, IL, 19 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Mrs. Charles Gerard of Peoria, and Mrs. G. A. Marsh of Bradford. He was preceded in death by his parents, one son, and one daughter.
Services were held at 9:30 Wednesday, at St. John's Catholic Church in Bradford, with Father Carmody officiating. Pall bearers were Jack O'Brien, Fred Colgan. Russell Horack, Orval Crooks, Verne Smith and J. E. Terwilllger. Burial was In St. John's Cemetery.
Joseph Chauncey Blaisdell (1850 - 1916)
Sarah Jane Blessing Blaisdell (1852 - 1945)
Julia Bernice Cooney Blaisdell (1890 - 1975)
Mary Lillian Blaisdell Terwilliger (1911 - 2011)*
Chan Blaisdell (1915 - 1918)*
Helen Elizabeth Blaisdell Renner (1920 - 1962)*
John Raymond Blaisdell (1922 - 2014)*
Mary L Blaisdell Gerard (1874 - 1969)*
Edith I Blaisdell (1880 - 1887)*
Nelle Elizabeth Blaisdell Marsh (1886 - 1973)*
John Raymond Blaisdell (1890 - 1967)
Saint John Cemetery
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