|Birth: ||Feb. 13, 1898|
|Death: ||Nov. 6, 1973|
From the Illinoian-Star, Beardstown, Illinois, Wednesday, November 7, 1973:
Estella Blake, 75, formerly of Springfield, died at Schmitt Memorial Hospital Tuesday at 8:25 P.M. Born on February 13, 1898 in Tracy, Iowa, she was a daughter of James and Alice Matthews Ellis. She married William W. Blake on December 12, 1919 at Oskaloosa, Iowa. She attended the Assembly of God Church of Beardstown and was a member of Martha Lodge No. 784. She was preceded in death by her husband, William; two daughters, Viola Epps and Edith Van Hyning; two sons, Willis W. Blake and Richard Leroy Blake; two great-grandchildren parents; five brothers, and two sisters. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Robert (Nadine) Zulauf of Springfield, Patricia (Mabel) Beller of Chicago; 17 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; one brother, Robert Ellis of Tracy, Iowa; numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at the Cline Funeral Home Friday at 10:30 A.M., with Rev. J. B. Nicholson officiating. Burial will be in City Cemetery. Friends may call at Cline's Thursday from 7 until 9 p.m.
William W Blake (1897 - 1966)
Beardstown City Cemetery
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