Obituaries

Cheryl Tetreault
B: 1962-06-03
D: 2020-06-01
View Details
Tetreault, Cheryl
Barbara Rondeau
B: 1927-09-02
D: 2020-05-31
View Details
Rondeau, Barbara
Bettie Kravetz
B: 1926-06-18
D: 2020-05-30
View Details
Kravetz, Bettie
Elizabeth Patten
B: 1936-07-05
D: 2020-05-29
View Details
Patten, Elizabeth
Kiejuan Guillotte
D: 2020-05-28
View Details
Guillotte, Kiejuan
Lance Liddle
B: 1938-11-27
D: 2020-05-25
View Details
Liddle, Lance
Joseph Barry
B: 1961-01-28
D: 2020-05-25
View Details
Barry, Joseph
Raymond Dushaney
B: 1967-04-13
D: 2020-05-21
View Details
Dushaney, Raymond
Randy Rahilly
B: 1974-04-05
D: 2020-05-20
View Details
Rahilly, Randy
Evan McAllister
B: 2004-01-13
D: 2020-05-17
View Details
McAllister, Evan
Edith Hall
B: 1958-01-29
D: 2020-05-17
View Details
Hall, Edith
Carolyn Scott Shaylor
B: 1932-03-18
D: 2020-05-16
View Details
Scott Shaylor, Carolyn
Maurice Maroni
B: 1923-02-11
D: 2020-05-14
View Details
Maroni, Maurice
David Foley
B: 1957-01-19
D: 2020-05-12
View Details
Foley, David
Michael Foley
B: 1944-02-18
D: 2020-05-11
View Details
Foley, Michael
Gisele Del Negro
B: 1922-11-24
D: 2020-05-10
View Details
Del Negro, Gisele
Paul Genesi
B: 1927-11-16
D: 2020-05-08
View Details
Genesi, Paul
Denis Banister
B: 1951-01-15
D: 2020-05-08
View Details
Banister, Denis
Elizabeth Hannock
B: 1925-07-07
D: 2020-05-08
View Details
Hannock, Elizabeth
Aldo Bruseghini
B: 1926-10-16
D: 2020-05-04
View Details
Bruseghini, Aldo
Filomena Demo
B: 1916-04-08
D: 2020-05-04
View Details
Demo, Filomena

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
521 West Main St
NORTH ADAMS, MA 01247
Phone: (413) 663-6523
Fax:
Russell Blake

Russell Gordon Blake Sr.

Friday, May 7th, 1948 - Saturday, December 28th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Russell Blake, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Russell Blake

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Russell's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Russell's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Russell Gordon Blake Sr., 71 of North Adams, MA died Saturday December 28, 2019 at Berkshire Medical Center.
He was born in Williamstown, MA on May 7, 1948 son of Harry and Ilona (Harwood) Blake. He attended schools in Williamstown and graduated from McCann Technical High School.
Russell was last employed by the North Adams Housing Authority. Before that he worked at Mt. Greylock Regional High School, served as an auxiliary police officer for the town of Williamstown, and bartended at the North Adams VFW for many years. He was a communicant of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church. Russell was also a member of the North Adams Elks and the Sons of the American Legion. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening and serving as ‘Slider’, the mascot for the North Adams SteepleCats baseball team.
Survivors include two sons- Russell Gordon Blake Jr. of Old Orchard Beach, ME and John L. Blake and his wife, Heidi of Clarksburg; four grandchildren including Natasha Blake, Nathan Blake, Hannah Blake, and Hope Blake and one great grandson- Lincoln LeConey. He also leaves one sister- Sarah Felix of North Adams; his former wife, Irene Rose Shea of Clarksburg and nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by one brother and one sister including- Karen Donnelly and Harry Blake.

FUNERAL NOTICE: The funeral for Russell Blake will be Thursday January 2, 2020 at 6:00 PM at FLYNN & DAGNOLI-MONTAGNA HOME FOR FUNERALS CENTRAL CHAPEL, 74 Marshall St. North Adams, MA. Burial will be at a later date. Calling hours at the funeral home are Thursday from 4-6 PM. Memorial donations may be made to the Eleanor Sonsini Animal Shelter in care of the funeral home. To add to the Book of Memories, please visit www.flynndagnolifuneralhomes.com.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Russell Gordon Blake Sr., please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, January 2nd, 2020 | 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    When
    Thursday, January 2nd, 2020 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Location
    Flynn&Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals Central Chapel
    Address
    74 Marshall St.
    NORTH ADAMS, MA 01247
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Thursday, January 2nd, 2020 | 6:00pm
    When
    Thursday, January 2nd, 2020 6:00pm
    Location
    Flynn&Dagnoli-Montagna Home for Funerals Central Chapel
    Address
    74 Marshall St.
    NORTH ADAMS, MA 01247
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Rev. Dariusz Wudarski
  • Interment

    Location
    Westlawn Cemetery
    Address
    25 West Main St.
    WILLIAMSTOWN, MA 01267
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Notes
    Burial will be at a later date.

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Russell here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Russell Gordon Blake Sr. by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
PJ

Pete Rancourt Jr

Posted at 01:23am
May God bless and comfort you and your family during this difficult period; please accept our sincere condolences.”

The Rancourts
Pete and Carlanne
Pete and Debbie
Matt and Terri
Steve and Angie
Kids, Justin , Lawrence, Sean, Bryan and Jordan
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each