We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Sunday, October 7, 2001 for 22 year old Blake
Bland of Ellis Grove, IL who died Wednesday, October 3, 2001 at Cardinal
Glennon Hospital in St. Louis, MO.
Born October 2, 1979 in Alton, IL, the son of Richard and Deborah (Damm)
Bland. Blake was a 1997 graduate of Chester High School.
Survivors include his mother, Debbie Eggemeyer of Ellis Grove, IL. Two
sisters, Misty Bland of Chester and Kayla Eggemeyer of Ellis Grove, IL.
One step brother, Brandon Eggemeyer of Red Bud, IL. His grandparents,
David and Kathy Damm of Carlinville, IL. Grandfather Larry Wells of
Marshville, MO. Great grandmother Betty Jo Meyer of Mora, IL. Special
friend Tara Hiller of Chester, IL. One nephew and several aunts, uncles,
cousins and friends survive.
He was preceded in death by his father and grandparents.
Friends may call after 3pm Saturday a the Welge-Pechacek Funeral Home
in Chester, IL.
Funeral services for Blake Bland will be Sunday, October 7, 2001 at 1pm
from the Welge Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Rev. Wendell
Reese officiating. Burial will be in the Ellis Grove City Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to Cardinal Glennon Hospital in St. Louis, MO.