Edward Patrick Blake

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Edward “Ed” Patrick Blake, 62, of Roachdale, passed away on Sunday, May 24, 2020 at the Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center in Indianapolis.

He was born Dec. 7, 1957 in Indianapolis, to the late Charles E. and Bonnie (Doty) Blake.

He married Angela (Crossen) Blake in 2013, and she preceded him in death in February of this year.

Ed graduated from high school in 1976. He joined the United States Navy and proudly served our country throughout his career as an encrypted communications specialist.

He was a member of the VFW and Eagles.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, crabbing, outdoors, and his dogs.

He is survived by his daughters, Christina (Rick) Franklin and Zoey Blake; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; siblings David (Tina), Carroll (Dan), Mark (Sue) and Beth (Steve), and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and wife.

Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 30 at Blakesburg Cemetery with Dr. John Nolan officiating.

Friends are invited to visit www.serviesmorgan.com where you may leave an online condolence for the family.

Servies & Morgan Funeral Home has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.