Kenneth N. Blake

Peacefully at the Tillsonburg Memorial Hospital on Friday, June 14, 2019, Kenneth Norman Blake of the Harvest Retirement Home, Tillsonburg at the age of 93 years.  Loving husband and best friend for 73 years to his wife Eleanor (nee Burnett).  Caring and supportive father to Barbara Papp and her husband Frank; William Blake and his wife Diana.  Proud grandfather to Ian Papp and his wife Regan; Lauren Verwegen and her husband Cory; Dr. Alexandra Blake and her fiancé Patrick Stockwell.  Great grandfather to Ethan Papp.  Survived by his sister Muriel Blake.  Predeceased by his parents Harry and Violet Blake.  Ken was a longtime service manager at Stauffer’s Motors, Tillsonburg.  A special thank-you to Dr. Naser, Dr. Sohal and all the nurses and staff of 2 South at Tillsonburg District Memorial Hospital.  As per Ken’s request, a private family inurnment will take place at a later date.  Contributions to the Tillsonburg District Memorial Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital, London or to a charity of your choice in Ken’s memory, would be appreciated by the family and can be made by contacting OSTRANDER’S FUNERAL HOME LIMITED, 43 BIDWELL ST., TILLSONBURG, ON, N4G 3T6, (519) 842-5221, who have been entrusted with arrangements. Personal condolences and favourite memories can be made at