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Frederick Brackett Blend
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Birth: Jul. 5, 1888
Vanderburgh County
Indiana, USA
Death: May 4, 1957
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

He married Ethel G. Richards on 16 Aug 1919 in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa.

"Des Moines Register"
25 May 1957 p 16 Col 3.
"Fred B. Blend"
"Is Dead at 68"
Fred B. Blend, 68, of 1911 Thirty-fourth st., a Des Moines resident 44 years, died of a heart ailment Friday at Iowa Methodist Hospital after a 10-day illness.
Born in Evansville, Ind., Mr. Blend was employed by the Iowa Employment Security Commission. He belonged to Westminister United Presbyterian, Pioneer Masonic Lodge and was a charter member of Argonne American Legion Post.
Surviving are his wife, Ethel R., and a son, James F., both of Des Moines; a brother, Gordon B., of Columbus, Ohio, and a niece reared in the Blend home, Mrs. John C. Nevin, of Portland, Ore.
The body was taken to Dunn's Funeral Home.

(Thanks to Ann Bowler for this obituary) 
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  Ethel Gertrude Richards Blend (1893 - 1975)*
  James Frederick Blend (1931 - 1975)*
*Calculated relationship
Masonic Cemetery
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Burt
Record added: Sep 03, 2008
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Frederick Brackett Blend
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I am pleased that I found you and I'm learning more about you. I am your great grandchild, Patricia Blend Marmon. Your brother, Gordon, was my grandfather. God Bless you and keep you always.With Love, Patti Blend Marmon
- Patricia Blend Marmon
 Added: Nov. 12, 2010

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 Added: May. 31, 2010
Day is done....gone the sun...from the hills....from the lake...from the sky....All is well...safely rest....God is nigh...~~~~Go to sleep....peaceful sleep...may the soldier or sailor God keep....on the land or the in sleep...~~~~Love, good n...(Read more)
- God Bless You Frederick Brackett Blend Sir!
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