FORT WAYNE — Jo Ann Blake, 76, a resident of Fort Wayne past away at 2:35 p.m. Saturday, June 25, 2011 at her home surrounded by her loving family.
She was born June 21, 1935 in Columbia City, a daughter of the late John and Jesse (Laukhart) DeBolt.
Surviving relatives include four daughters, Lisa, Cheryl and Jonni Blake, Fort Wayne and Lynne Blake of Clearwater, FL; three granddaughters and four great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son, John Blake, Jr.; six brothers, five sisters and John H. Blake.
A private burial will take place at South Park Annex Cemetery, Columbia City. There will be no visitation.
For those who wish, memorials may be made to the Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home or Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana.
The arrangements are by Smith and Sons Funeral Home, Columbia City.
Condolences may be sent to www.smithandsonsfuneralhome.com