We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Blake Blond

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Blake Blond

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.