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In Loving Memory of

Doreen Mae Blake


Obituary of Doreen Mae Blake

At the West Lincoln Memorial Hospital, on Friday, January 22, 2021, in her 79th year.  Beloved wife of the late Gordon Blake.  Loved mother of Saundra Blake & Graham Blake (Denise).  Cherished Grandmother of Mathieu (Sylvain), Ryan (Alica), Kyle (Santanna), Kristopher (Kayla), Scott (Ashley), Stephanie (Nik) and Korey.  Much loved “GG” to Emmet, Owen and Delilah.  Dear sister of Dennis Ryan (Diane) and the late Kathleen Beck.  She will be missed by nieces, nephews and friends. Arrangements have been entrusted with Essentials Cremation and Burial Services. Cremation has taken place and a family gathering and a celebration of Doreen's life will be held at a later date. Memorial donations given to the Diabetes Association would be appreciated by Doreen's family. Online condolences may be shared on Doreen's tribute page found at  

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3 years ago

My deepest condolences to the Family, especially my wife Tamara. Doreen you were an amazing person, and you raised an heck of a person in Tamara as well. Rest In Peace Doreen ❤

Chris Walsh
3 years ago

My condolences to Doreen’s family. I knew her through the Grimsby Quilters’ Guild and will miss her.

Joan Maloney
3 years ago

Saunda and family I am so sorry for the loss of your Mom

Valerie and Norma
3 years ago

To Dennis – sorry to read of your sister’s passing

Shirley Britenbaugh
3 years ago

Sorry for your loss thinking of your family during this difficult time

Paul Mueller
3 years ago

Sorry everyone for your loss. I know your a very tightly knit family and spend lots of time together as a group I’m sure she will be missed

Lori Toljan
3 years ago

Our sincerest condolences to the family.
Doreen I know somewhere up there you are looking down and smiling at all of the people in your life that have brought you smiles and love.
I will miss you and remember all the laughs we had, for you have certainly left many good memories..
RIP Doreen gone before we could say goodbye my friend.💜

3 years ago

My deepest condolences. May you find comfort in knowing that she is with Poppa, can knit and quilt with Lucy and talk with Ducky… I bet they are all playing cards together. Much love xox

Marylynn & John Nigro
3 years ago

We are so sorry for your loss, thinks of your family at this time.

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Marylynn & John Nigro
3 years ago

We are so sorry for your loss, thinking of your family at this time.

Sara Beemer
3 years ago

So sorry for your loss. Doreen was lovely to spend time with while we were working on cuddle quilts.

tom sebisty
3 years ago

My Deepest condolences to family

Heather Noordermeer
3 years ago

I am sorry to hear about Doreen’s passing. I always looked forward to seeing her at the Monday Comfort Quilts sessions and have thought of her often over the last year. My sympathies to her family.

Diane Halinski
3 years ago

My sincere condolences to family and friends. Doreen’s contributions to the Grimsby Quilters’ Guild were much appreciated and will be missed. God Bless.

Robert & Norma Schwab
3 years ago

Doreen was a special member of our family. We have known her for over 40 years and enjoyed her at most staff Xmas and after tax celebrations. Our thoughts are with all of the family .

Bob and Norma

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