March 25, 1927 - September 26, 2010
Charles M. Blake Jr., of Sisters, died Saturday September 26th from heart failure. He was 83.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, October 17, 2010 at the Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration in Sisters, Oregon.
Charles, the son of Charles Sr. and Margaret, was born in Arlington, Massachusetts. He was raised in Lexington, MA and attended Valley Forge Military Academy. He received a BA in Business and a Masters in Financial Services.
He served in WWII from 1945-1948 and Korea from 1950-1953, receiving the Bronze Star in 1952.
He retired from Connecticut General Life Insurance Co. and Blake-Barnett in 1982. He was a Certified Life Underwriter and a Certified Financial Planner.
Charles was proceeded by is wife of 60-years, Joyce.
He is survived by his son, Mowry of Portland, his daughter, Stephanie, from Big Lake, MN and five grandchildren.
Memorial contributions can be made to The Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758516 Topeka KS 66675-8516.
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