Pharos-Tribune

December 6, 2013

David K. Blake


Pharos-Tribune

---- — David K. Blake, 56, Logansport, passed away at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, at Heritage Health Care, Lafayette.

Born on Oct. 26, 1957, in Logansport, he was the son of the late Terry Blake and Mary Louise (Scagnoli) Orr.

David was a 1977 graduate of Logansport High School.

He was a member of All Saints Catholic Church, the Logansport Shrine Club, and also of the Logansport Masonic Lodge. David was an avid collector of racing memorabilia and he enjoyed reading and volunteering for the Shriner’s Children’s Hospital.

David was a former jailer for the Cass County Sheriff’s Department.

Survivors include his aunts and uncles, Donald and Josephine Moore of Logansport, Edie and Al Hildebrandt of Logansport, Julia Baker of Logansport, Frank and Kay Scagnoli of Logansport, Martha Scagnoli of Logansport, Larry and Claudia Lowry of Logansport, Andrea and Rich Woodke of Logansport and Tim and Marie Blake of California. He is also survived by several cousins and David’s special friends, the Kistler and Jeff Denny families.

He was also preceded in death by grandparents, Claude and Mary Blake and Albert and Mary T. Scagnoli; and brother, Dennis Blake.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at All Saints Catholic Church with Father Michael McKinney officiating. Burial will be at Ever Rest Memorial Park at a later date.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Marocco-Rans Funeral Chapel & Cremation Service.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Logansport Shrine Club.

Sign the guestbook or leave a condolence in honor of David at www.ransfuneralhomes.com.