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Herbert Owen Blakely
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Birth: Jul. 2, 1924
Sunfield
Eaton County
Michigan, USA
Death: Sep. 29, 1981
Lansing
Ingham County
Michigan, USA

Parents

Norman Elbert Blakely
Birth 12 April 1889 in Paris, Mecosta County, Michigan
Death 8 June 1941 in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Michigan
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Lera Samantha Foght
Birth 22 June 1890 in Lake Odessa, Ionia County, Michigan
Death 13 November 1972 in Hastings, Barry County, Michigan
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Step-Dad
Myrvel-Myrvel Stphens-Stephens
husband of great grandmother
Birth 23 Sep 1894 in Indiana
Death 5/18/1967 in Lake Odessa, Ionia, Michigan
*NOTE* Lera Remarried to Myrvel Stephens in April 5 1953
Lake Odessa MI Lena is Buried with her second husband.
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Siblings

Harold Franklin Blakely Rev
1915 1998

Norman "Hale" Blakely

#Note: Cremation No Burial

Hazel Etta Blakely
1922 2011

Clare Hazen Blakely
1928 1971
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Wife
Madonna Kathleen Kenyon
Birth 15 September 1924 in Michigan
Death 8 December 1998 in Mason, Ingham, Michigan, United States of America
Married on feb 23 1949 Lake Odessa MI

Five living children
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Obit

Herbert O. Blakely, 57, of 225 W. Potter, Lansing, died Tuesday in St. Lawrence Hospital, Lansing. He was born July 2, 1924, in Sunfield, the son of Norman and Lera (Foght) Blakely. He attended Kalamazoo Central High School, and was married to Madonna Kathleen Kenyon on Feb. 23, 1946, in Lake Odessa.

He was employed at Oldsmobile in Lansing for 17 years, and was retired athletic official in the Lansing area.

He is survived by his wife; three sons, Michael and Gordon, both of Lansing, and David of Lowell; and two daughters, Mrs. Janice Baszler of Ladoga, Ind., and Kathleen Blakely of Mason.

Five grandchildren and two brothers, the Rev. Harold Blakely of Sebawaing and Norman Hale Blakely of Madison, Wisc., and one sister, Mrs. Hazel Bos of Parchment, also survive. One brother preceded him in death in Sept. 1971 Clare Blakely.

Funeral services will be Friday at 1 p.m. from the Pickens-Koops Funeral Chapel, Lake Odessa, with Richard Dike of Lansing officiating.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Norman Elbert Blakely (1889 - 1941)
  Lera Samantha Foght Blakely-Stephens (1890 - 1972)
 
 Spouse:
  Madonna Kathleen Kenyon Blakely (1924 - 1998)
 
 Siblings:
  Harold Franklin Blakely (1915 - 1998)*
  Hazel Etta Blakely Bos (1922 - 2011)*
  Herbert Owen Blakely (1924 - 1981)
  Clare Hazen Blakely (1928 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Great Uncle
 
Burial:
Lakeside Cemetery
Lake Odessa
Ionia County
Michigan, USA
 
Maintained by: Cynthia
Originally Created by: Theron & Helen Smith
Record added: Jul 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54962789
Herbert Owen Blakely
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Herbert Owen Blakely
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Herbert Owen Blakely
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