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 Donald Lew Blaylock

Donald Lew Blaylock

Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA
Death 22 Mar 2011 (aged 80)
Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA
Burial Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 67511988 · View Source
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Donald Lew Blaylock, 80, lifelong resident of Topeka, passed away March 22, 2011 at his home. He was born in Topeka, Kansas on October 11, 1930 to Frank and Elma (Sumner) Blaylock.

He served his country in the Army during WWII as a supply person and was a member of the Blinded Veterans Association of Kansas. He was employed by the State of Kansas as a maintenance person until he was forced to retire due to his health.

He loved being with Fannie as a constant companion. He loved going to church, riding, and traveling with his daughter and grandchildren. He loved to listen to his daughter and grandsons sing and play the piano and organ. He had a fondness for going to garage sales, sitting on the porch or under the tree and drinking coffee. He loved his dog Sadie.

He is survived by his daughter, LaVonzelle Brown, Topeka, KS; son, Frank Brown, Duncanville, TX; sister, Dorothy Iverson, Aurora, CO; 2 grandsons, Tysean Broils and his wife Erica of Topeka, and Tyyuan Broils and his wife Toya of Waco, TX; and 11 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by the love of his life for 24 years, Fannie Brown, his parents, Frank and Elma Blaylock, and 6 siblings.

His "Going Home Celebration" will be held Thursday, March 31, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at The House of the Lord Church. Visitation will be held at Dove Cremation & Funeral Service on Wednesday evening, March 30, from 6-8 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the Melody Brown Memorial Fun Factory of Arts C/O Topeka Community Foundation, 5431 SW 29th Suite 300, Topeka, Kansas 66614-4483.


Wednesday, March 30, 2011 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dove Cremation & Funeral Service
4020 SW Sixth Street
Topeka, KS 66606 785-272-8844


Thursday, March 31, 2011 11:00 AM
The House of the Lord Church 2531 Wittenberg Rd. Topeka, KS


Penwell-Gabel Cemetery
3616 SW 6th Ave. Topeka, KS




  • Created by: Dale Bernhardt
  • Added: 27 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67511988
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Donald Lew Blaylock (11 Oct 1930–22 Mar 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67511988, citing Penwell-Gabel Cemetery and Mausoleum, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Dale Bernhardt (contributor 47013200) .