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In Memory of

Mary Jean Blakeslee

July 14, 1930 - January 24, 2018

Obituary


Mary Jean Blakeslee, age 87, passed away on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at Avow Hospice in Naples Florida.

She was born in Saint Petersburg, Florida to Guy and Opal (McKinley) Oelze and was the second oldest of four children. Mary Jean was preceded in death by her parents, her sister Patricia Williams, and her husband, Kenneth Leon Blakeslee, whom she met in middle school and married in 1953. He was the love of her life. She lived in Atlanta from 1966 until 2015.

She leaves behind two siblings, four children, eight...

Mary Jean Blakeslee, age 87, passed away on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at Avow Hospice in Naples Florida.

She was born in Saint Petersburg, Florida to Guy and Opal (McKinley) Oelze and was the second oldest of four children. Mary Jean was preceded in death by her parents, her sister Patricia Williams, and her husband, Kenneth Leon Blakeslee, whom she met in middle school and married in 1953. He was the love of her life. She lived in Atlanta from 1966 until 2015.

She leaves behind two siblings, four children, eight grand children and six great-grand children. She was a blessing to all of us and will be greatly missed.

Services will be held on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 11:00am at Mount Vernon Presbyterian Church, 471 Mount Vernon Hwy NE, Sandy Springs, GA 30328.