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Oliver W. Blain

L'Erable, Iroquois County, Illinois, USA
Death 18 Dec 1997 (aged 97)
Kankakee, Kankakee County, Illinois, USA
Burial L'Erable, Iroquois County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 100143391 · View Source
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Oliver W. Blain, 97, recently of Kankakee, formerly of rural Clifton and 11-year
resident of Merkle-Knipprath Nursing Home in Clifton, died Thursday (Dec. 18,
1997) at Miller Healthcare Center, Kankakee, following a short illness.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the noon services on Saturday at the Knapp
Funeral Home, Clifton. The Rev. Lee Bacchi will officiate.
Burial will be in L'Erable Catholic Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Kankakee Valley or to Merkle-Knipprath
Nursing Home.
He was born June 22, 1900 in L'Erable, the son of Frank and Marie Jonas Blain.
His wife, the former Freda Lanoue, whom he married Dec. 27, 1922 in L'Erable,
died Aug. 18, 1975.
Mr. Blain was a farmer and did carpentry work.
Surviving are one son and daughter-in-law, Dale and Betty Tatro Blain of
Bradley; one granddaugher, Vicki Lyn and Rick Azzarelli of Tampa, Fla.; and two
great-grandchildren, Jennifer Azarelli of Gainesville, Fla., and Jason Azzarelli
of Tampa.
Mr. Blain enjoyed reading.

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  • Created by: Joseph Anthony
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100143391
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Oliver W. Blain (22 Jun 1900–18 Dec 1997), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100143391, citing Saint Johns Cemetery, L'Erable, Iroquois County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Joseph Anthony (contributor 47422726) .