Obituary: Ronnie Reno Blake Sr.

March 13, 1953 – June 1, 2022

Ronnie Reno Blake, Sr., 69, of Bedford, passed away Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at his residence. 

Born March 13, 1953, in Indianapolis, he was the son of Reno and Eva (Clark) Blake. 

Ronnie retired from the City of Bedford Parks Department after 40 years. He loved all animals and being outside. Ronnie was an avid fisherman and hunter. He was a great father and person.

Survivors include his sons, John Michael Blake of Mitchell, Ronnie Reno Blake, Jr. of Bedford, and Tadd Blake of Bloomington; grandsons, Logan and Westyn Blake; great-granddaughter, Sarah Blake; mother of a child, Teresa Lynne Ashabraner of Mitchell; and sister, Linda (Hulan) Sturgeon of Springville.

His parents and siblings, John D. Blake, Juanita Morris, Ina Mae Feathers, and Joan Blake, preceded him in death.

Cremation has been chosen with a Celebration of Life at a later date.

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