On May 28, 2007, of Bellmawr. Age 91. Beloved husband of the late Elizabeth (nee Fox).
Devoted father of Roseanne T. Josepayt of Bellmawr, Edward F. Blade, Sr. of Maple Shade, Carol M. Barry of Atco and the late Patricia R. Fisher, William H. Blade and Joan R. Lederer.
Loving grandfather of 21, great-grandfather of 50 and great-great-grandfather of 10. Brother of Robert, Rose, Joan and Alice, all of Lady Lakes, FL. Mr. Blade was a member of Bellmawr Senior Citizens and Bellmawr VFW Post #7410. He was an avid bowler and loved the casinos!
There will be a viewing from 7 to 9pm Friday eve and 8:15 to 9:15am Saturday morning at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE. Funeral Mass 10am Saturday morning at St. John Vianney RC Church, Deptford. Entombment Calvary Mausoleum, Cherry Hill.
Family requests in lieu of flowers donations be made to Genesis Elder Care Voorhees Center, 3001 Evesham Rd., Voorhees, NJ 08043. Expressions of sympathy may be e-mailed to Condolences@Gardner