JoAnn Blank, age 84 of Cridersville, died 10:50 p.m., Saturday Aug. 16 at Lima manor Nursing Home. She was born Sept. 5, 1929 to the late Ira B. & Lois Lucille Allstetter Keller. She married Harry W. Blank June 10, 1951 and he preceded her in death March 16, 1990.
Mrs. Blank had worked for Woolworth for 33 years and had also been a receptionist for Dr. David Nielson. She was a member of St. Luke Lutheran Church and had graduated from Lima South High in 1947.
Survivors include a daughter Rebecca (Charles) Stocker of Elida, 2 grandchildren Heather R. Stocker and Joshua W. Stocker, a great grandson Dakota R. Stocker, a brother Rodney K. Keller of Elida and 2 sisters: Lois Sheeler of Temple, TX and Emmagene Kennedy of Lima.
She was preceded in death by 2 brothers: Frank B. Keller and Larry B. Keller.
The family will receive friends noon to 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. The funeral will follow at 2 with Rev. Michael Hughes officiating, burial will follow in Fairmount Cemetery near Uniopolis.
Memorial contributions may be given to The American Heart Association.
Date: Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm