|Birth: ||Feb. 17, 1913|
|Death: ||Feb. 16, 2005|
February 23, 2005
Forest Leaves (River Forest, Illinois)
Burke, VA--LOUISA BLAKEMORE, nee Hoppe, 91, of Burke, Va., formerly of Oak Park and Alexander County, Ill., died at 6 a.m. Feb. 16 at home. Mrs. Blakemore was born Feb. 17, 1913, in Cairo, Ill., a daughter of Ernest and Amelia, nee Barsuhn, Hoppe. She was married on June 23, 1935, to John, who died June 20, 1993.
Mrs. Blakemore was a homemaker. She was a member of the Harrison St. Bible Church, Oak Park, where her husband and son were pastors. She was the organist and pianist at the church.
She is survived by daughter Elizabeth (David) Tye of Burke, Va., son Paul (Dorothy) Blakemore of Shiewsbury, Pa., daughter-in-law Marla Blakemore of Oak Park, 13 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son Peter, and seven brothers and sisters.
Visitation and funeral services were held Feb. 20 in Crain Funeral Home, Tamms, IL., with the Rev. Verlee Eaker officiating. Interment was in Green Lawn Memorial Gardens.
John Blakemore (1908 - 1993)*
Green Lawn Memorial Gardens
Created by: Clifford Mullis
Record added: Dec 05, 2012
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