|Birth: ||Dec. 3, 1892|
|Death: ||Oct. 4, 1950|
CLIVE E. BLAKE
Orland, Oct. 9 - Clive Eugene Blake, 57, died at his home here Sunday night, after a brief illness. He was a former resident of Bangor, moving to Orland following his retirement in 1949.
He was born at Boothbay Harbor Dec., 3, 1892, son of Frederick and Cora Adams Blake. He was graduated from Boothbay Harbor high school and attended Berea college, Berea, Ky. He worked for the Gulf Refining Co., in Biddeford and later in Lowell, Mass. where he was employed for 12 years. He then transferred to the Soconny Vacuum Co., and worked for that firm 23 years, retiring in 1949.
Mr. Blake was a member of a Bangor lodge of Masons, the Scottish Rite bodies in Bangor, the Maine Consistory of Portland and Anah Shrine Temple of Bangor. He is a past senior councilor of the United Commercial Travelers of Bangor. He was a member of the Universalist church of Biddeford and served as the first president of the Men's club of the Universalist church, Bangor. He was also a member of the Coast Guard Reserve.
Besides his wife, Mrs. Vivian Cunningham Blake, Orland, he is survived by two sons, Clive Douglas Blake, USAF, Washington, D.C. and Raymond Robert Blake, Orland; two daughters, Mrs. Naomi Adams West, Sudsbury, Mass. and Mrs. Ruth Celina McLellan, Bridgeport, Conn.; two brothers Wilder B. Blake, Boothbay Harbor, and Leslie A. Blake, Presque Isle; six grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Another daughter Barbara Elizabeth Blake, died three years ago.
Remains are at the Clark-Mitchell funeral home, Bangor, where friends may call. Funeral services will be held this, Wednesday, at 1 p.m. with Dr. Harry Trust officiating.
Burial will be in Ocean View cemetery, Boothbay.
Clive married Vivian Marie Cunningham 14 Oct 1916 in Biddeford ME. Clive and Vivian had 5 children and 10 grandchildren.
Frederick C. Blake (1866 - 1946)
Cora E. Adams Blake (1868 - 1941)
Vivian Marie Cunningham Blake (1895 - 1987)*
Naomi Adams Blake Crowder (1917 - 2006)*
Clive Douglas Blake (1919 - 1993)*
Raymond Robert Blake (1921 - 1996)*
Barbara Elizabeth Blake (1927 - 1947)*
Wilder Berkley Blake (1891 - 1959)*
Clive Eugene Blake (1892 - 1950)
Leslie Adams Blake (1896 - 1972)*
Donald Marston Blake (1903 - 1921)*
Created by: Bob McLellan
Record added: May 24, 2012
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