Blakeslee – Virginia A. Blakeslee aged 89 of Allegan passed away Wednesday September 30, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Gordon F. Blakeslee; son, Rev. William Blakeslee; along with her parents; several brothers, sisters and in-laws.
Virginia is survived by her children, Donna (Howard) Wells, Diane (Francis) Rockwell; daughter-in-law, Phyllis Blakeslee; 6 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; brother, Albert Barrett; sister, Laura (Ray) Orsborn; sisters-in-law, Glenna Hula, Lorena (Stan) Gregory. Virginia spent most of her life as a Pastor’s wife, alongside her husband Gordon, both serving the Free Methodist Church. She owned Don’s Kitchen in Grand Rapids and later in life she served as a home healthcare aide.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, October 3, 2020 at Connection Point Church, 2270 S. Mill Iron Road, Muskegon, MI 49442. Family will greet relatives and friends from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at church on Saturday. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to Wings Home 330 Linn St. Allegan, MI 49010 where Virginia spent her last days. To share a photo, memory and to sign the online guestbook please visit www.stegengafuneralchapel.com
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