Ocala - Richard P. Blake "Rick" 57, passed away on August 5, 2019, with his loving family surrounding him as he journeyed home. Rick was born to Michael and Gail Blake, then their family grew with the addition of his two sisters, Lisa & Treena.
His smile and blue eyes lit up the world. He loved being outdoors fishing, hunting, and being a part of nature. He always had a ready smile and never met a stranger.
Missing Rick will be his wife of 35 years, Peggy, their son Ricky; his parents, sisters with their families, aunts, uncles, lots of cousins, extended family and many dear friends.
Their son Quinn, was waiting on his dad along with his grandmother, uncle and many more family members.
The Blake Family and our extended family, thank you for all of your kind words of support.
A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, August 23, 2019, at 3:00 PM at Countryside Funeral Home, Anthony, FL.
After the service the family would like you to join Rick's BBQ...a side dish would be appreciated!
"Old container property" on 326 before State Road 40. Address: 7181 HWY 326, Silver Springs, FL 34488.
In Lieu on flowers: Take your family to dinner or make a difference in the world by making a donation to the charity of your choice or his lodge: Morning Star
Masonic Lodge: 11185 NE 40th St Rd, Silver Springs, FL 34488.
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