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Christie Eleanor Harrison Blizzard
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Birth: Feb. 17, 1903
Orange County
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 19, 1990
Cass County
Indiana, USA

Christie Eleanor Harrison Blizzard, 87, died at 8:30 AM Monday, Nov. 19, 1990, in Miller's Merry Manor nursing home in Logansport. Born near Orleans on Feb. 17, 1903, she lived in Lafayette most of her life except for a short time that she lived in Logansport. She had been a resident of the manor since 1984. She was a graduate of Jefferson High School. She married William A. Blizzard on Sept. 23, 1954, in Lafayette; he died June 4, 1980.

Mrs. Blizzard was a florist at McKinney's Flowers in Lafayette for several years, and while living in Logansport, she worked at Pleasant Hill Green House.
She attended Linnwood Church of Christ in Lafayette.

Surviving are a son, William H. Benge of Lafayette; five daughters, Geneva (Mrs. Calvin) Cobb of Aurora, CO, Mrs. Elizabeth Canady, Helen (Mrs. John) O'Neill, both of Sacramento, CA, Shirley (Mrs. Don) Sherman of Georgetown, IL, and Jane (Mrs. Jack) Bell of Logansport; eight step-children; a sister, Margaret (Mrs. Lyman) Hendrix of Lafayette; 28 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren, and two
great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons and two grandsons. Burial will be at Rest Haven Memorial Park.

--Lafayette Journal & Courier, Tue 11/20/1990
Family links: 
  Christopher Columbus Harrison (1873 - 1948)
  Martha Susan Harrison Harrison (1884 - 1919)
  William A. Blizzard (1891 - 1980)
  John E. Haley (1885 - 1953)*
  Bill Benge (1905 - 1954)*
  William Harrison Benge (1924 - 1991)*
  James I Benge (1927 - 1985)*
  Donald L. Benge (1929 - 1984)*
  Christie Eleanor Harrison Blizzard (1903 - 1990)
  Edmond Parker Harrison (1904 - 1977)*
*Calculated relationship
Rest Haven Memorial Park
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Plot: BLOC7 Lot 46 Grave 6
Created by: Ruth Kay
Record added: Mar 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50059289
Christie Eleanor <i>Harrison</i> Blizzard
Added by: P. Tyrie
Christie Eleanor <i>Harrison</i> Blizzard
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Added by: L. A. (Terry)
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- Ruth Kay
 Added: Oct. 19, 2013

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