Blair, 73, of 401 Laura Drive Apartment 2 Danville, PA where she had
resided since August 1, 2005 died Sunday morning at Geisinger Medical Center
Danville, PA. She was born July 22, 1932 in Philadelphia, PA the daughter
of the late Joseph A. and Lucille C. Rosica Mina.
She graduated from
The Academy of the Holy Child High School in West Philadelphia, PA and
attended The University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. She was
employed as a real estate agent for Weichert Realtors in Bernardsville, NJ
for many years.
Mrs. Blair was a
gentle and loving mother and extremely devoted to her family. She enjoyed
dance and ballet and spending time at the seashore. She especially enjoyed
musical theatre having been the producer of many theatrical productions with
a local amateur theatre group called The New Theatre in Bernardsville, NJ.
She is survived by
her husband of 54 years James J. “Jim” Blair whom she married June 16,
1951. Also surviving are two sons; James M. Blair of Baltimore, MD and
Andrew J. Blair of Sea Isle, NJ. She is also survived by two daughters;
Allison A. Spencer of Danville, PA and Laurie E. Brown of Baltimore, MD and
two grandchildren Kelsey and Keith Spencer of Danville, PA. Also surviving
is one sister, L. Cynthia Gilhool of Newtown Square, PA.
will be held Wednesday, September 28, 2005 at 1:30 PM from the Trinity
United Methodist Church 306 Lombard Avenue Danville, PA with the Reverend
Dennis W. Derr officiating. Burial will be private. Friends will be
received from 1:00 PM until the time of service. Memorial contributions may
be made to Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation 86 North River
Piers New York NY 10109-2744.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc.
10 W Mahoning Street Danville, PA 17821.