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Mother of Kathy Blaha ’75 passed away

Posted by mcauleyhighschool on April 20, 2014

Ann Blaha


Ann “Nancy”

Ann “Nancy” Blaha, 75, of Whitehouse, Ohio and formerly of Chicago, IL, died Saturday, May 25, 2013, at the Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg, Ohio, surrounded by her family. Mrs. Blaha was born on August 17, 1937, in Chicago, IL to James and Frances (McNamara) Marren. On May 12, 1956, Nancy married George Blaha in Chicago. Nancy was a member of the Elks Widows club. She enjoyed traveling and visits with her friends. Her greatest joy, however, was her family. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and will be missed by all those whose lives she touched.

Nancy is survived by her children, Kathleen (Michael) Blaha of Miami Beach, FL, Michael (Stacey) Blaha of Chicago, IL, and Sue (Randy) Jones of Elburn, IL; her grandchildren, Jordan and Noah Jones and Cai Blaha, and her great-grandson, Braden Jones. She was preceded in death by her husband and her parents.

Friends and family are invited to call upon Nancy’s family on Wednesday, May 29, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. at the Peinert – Dunn Funeral Home, 6603 Providence St. in Whitehouse, Ohio. A brief memorial service will be held at 7:00 p.m. Her funeral services will be Thursday, May 30 at 11:30 a.m. at the Whitehouse Cemetery in Whitehouse, Ohio.

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Memorial donations are encouraged to the Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 E. River Rd. Perrysburg, OH 43551 and will be appreciated. Arrangements are entrusted to the Peinert – Dunn Funeral Home, Whitehouse, OH.

Published in Toledo Blade on May 29, 2013

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