Obituary for Dolores M. Blackmer

Dolores M. Blackmer

Birth Date: Apr. 14th, 1930
Date Passed: Feb. 8th, 2014

Obituary

Dolores M. Blackmer, aged 83 of Fruitport passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 8, 2014 at Sanctuary at the Shore Nursing Center in Grand Haven. Dolores was born on April 14, 1930 in Ludington to William and Antonia Tillie (Sniegowski) Marchido, and married Burton Blackmer on May 8, 1948. They celebrated 34 years together before Burton preceded her in death in 1982. She was also preceded in death by her daughter Sandy Lewallen, and her son-in-law James Kendra. Dolores was a longtime member of the American Legion Posts #297 in Ravenna and Post #28 in Grand Haven. She will be greatly missed by her children Frank (Cheryl) Blackmer, Dale (JoAnne) Blackmer, and Kathy Kendra all of Fruitport, and David Blackmer of Muskegon, 17 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren, and her sisters Lorene (George) Andree of Grand Haven, and Beverly Dobb of Muskegon. Funeral services will be held for Dolores at 11:00 am Thursday, February 13 at the Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna. Burial will take place at Ravenna Cemetery. Friends may meet with her family for a time of visitation on Wednesday evening from 5:00 – 8:00 pm at the funeral home. Those who wish to make memorial contributions are asked to consider the American Lung Association.

Visitation

5:00pm to 8:00pm on
Feb. 12th, 2014 at Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna
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Service

11:00am on Feb. 13th, 2014 at Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna
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