Larry Eugene Blake
Larry Eugene Blake, 63, of Ridgway, died on Feb. 28, 2011 in Ridgway. He was born June 13, 1947, in Butler, son of the late Russell Blake and the late Florence (Bauldoff) Bresnahan.He served in the Army Reserve for 14 years and enjoyed hunting, fishing, wine-making, and grilling. He was a member of the American Legion, Ridgway, and worked as a maintenance and construction worker. Larry's wish for family and friends, whether close or out of touch, was to know he cherished them.He is survived by two daughters, Tracy Claypoole and husband Grant of Worthington, and Arroyo Blake of Portland Mills; a brother, Kevin Bresnahan of Fenelton; a stepfather, Eugene Bresnahan of Fenelton; three grandchildren; six nephews; and many friends.Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Howard "Nooker" Black and Kenneth Blake.Funeral services for Larry Eugene Blake will be private.Memorials if desired can be mailed to F. Duane Snyder Funeral Home, 119 Bear St., Worthington, PA 16262.