|Birth: ||Oct. 26, 1971|
|Death: ||Oct. 19, 2012|
Eric R. Blesie, 41, of Marion, Iowa, passed away Friday, October 19, 2012 at the Hospice House of Mercy after a courageous battle with cancer.
Services celebrating Eric's life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 27, 2012 at Cedar Memorial Park Chapel of Memories with Cedar Memorial Certified Celebrant Julie Freese.
Visitation will be held on Friday from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home.
Survivors include his wife Amy Blesie and two sons Ethan and Carson of Marion; mother Sharon (Paul) Hicks of Des Moines; sister Tonya (Autumn) Jansen of Ankeny; step brother Eric Hicks of Norwalk, IA; mother and father in law John "Lou" and Loretta Fuglesten of Detroit Lakes, MN; brother in law Rod (Joalyn) Torgerson; sister in laws Angie (Scott) Kurtz and Amber (Sergio) Sanles; and nieces and nephews Kendall Jansen, Ella Brunia, Amelia and Sydney Torgerson, Skyler and Landen Kurtz, and Isaac and Amaya Sanles.
Eric Richard Blesie was born October 14, 1971 in Kirksville, Missouri the son of Doug and Sharon (Garrett) Blesie.
On June 14, 2003 he married Amy Fuglesten in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota.
Eric owned and served as president of Nepo Productions in Marion for the past 12 years. Eric's knowledge of diverse audio, video, and lighting experience was gathered over the years while working around the world with several organizations. He worked on high profile projects including the 1996 Atlanta Olympics, The Pope's visit to Central Park, Former President Bill Clinton's two inauguration parades, 1994 Commonwealth Games in Canada, Cricket matches in England, and he has also worked on many feature films and commercials. Eric has worked with networks such as ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, and ESPN on many events.
Eric was a member and past president of the local videographer club. His was very proud of his involvement in the community through the club from dance recitals to corporate level media.
Eric enjoyed "techy" anything, music, but his greatest joy will always be his two boys, whom he loved dearly.
A memorial fund has been established in Eric's name.
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Specifically: Memorial held at Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home
Created by: rfb Jenkins
Record added: Oct 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99600285
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