Patricia Evelyn Blake, 86, cherished for her big heart and feisty personality

Patricia Evelyn Blake
Patricia Evelyn Blake

Patricia Evelyn Blake, 86, of Virginia Beach, passed away Sunday, July 7, 2019.

Born in Boston, Massachusetts, Patricia was a member of the Sunshine Club and the Moose Lodge. She was compassionate and often went to her clients’ homes to not only style their hair, but to offer a helping hand. She had a big heart and feisty personality.

Patricia was preceded in death by her parents, Herbert T. and Mary A. Bennett; son, Carl Green; five sisters, Rosie, Pauline, Dottie, Betty and Barbara; and four brothers, Bobby, Ernie, William and Herbert.

Left to cherish her memory are her husband of 15 years, Ron Blake; daughter, Diane Pantelis; son, William Green; daughters, Sandra Richardson, Julie Green Cohan and Lori McMahon; eight grandchildren, Mary, Nicholas, Shelly, Tricia, Kristy, Mason, Charlie and Courtney; 10 great-grandchildren; brother, John Michael Bennett; and a host of great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and extended family members.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday, July 11, at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Great Neck Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Share online condolences with the family at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home & Crematory.

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