Emalene E. Blake

Emalene E. Blake, 91, a guest of Valley View Home, died at the home.

She was born in Bellwood, daughter of the late George and Bertha (Baker) McCaully, and was raised by John and Blanche Fuoss. She married Collins R. Blake in November 1960 at First Presbyterian Church, Altoona.

Surviving are two daughters: Marjorie A. (Joe) Crawford and Nancy J. (Chuck) Grannas, all of Altoona.

Emalene was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; two brothers: Clinton and Stanley McCaulley; and two sisters: Naomi McNeal and Mae Newman.

She was a 1940 graduate of Antis Township High School. She retired as a bookkeeper/receptionist from the office of Dr. Persing. Emalene was a member of RSVP at Green Avenue Tower, and she enjoyed crafts and playing bingo.

Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Interment will be at Logan Valley Cemetery, Bellwood. Arrangements are by E. Merrill Smith Funeral Home Inc., 2309 Broad Ave., Altoona.