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Blaine Colledge

October 17, 1938 ~ June 30, 2021 (age 82)

Obituary

Blaine Colledge, 82, of Everett, PA, passed away on June 30, 2021 at home.  He was born on October 17, 1938 in Rays Cove, PA; a son of Clifford and Martha (Garlick) Colledge.  On November 1, 1958, he was united in marriage to Dorothy A. (Pittman) Colledge. 

Along with his wife of sixty-three years, he is survived by children Carol Kepple married to Larry, Everett, PA; and Larry Colledge, of Everett, PA; grandchildren Angela Nilsson, Matthew Kepple, Landon Colledge, and Elisa Hockenberry; and eleven great-grandchildren Kierstyn, Kaitlyn, Elijah, Haleigh, Haden, Halanah, Avery, Maverick, Eiley, Ryker, and Maizie; siblings Helen Bechtel; June married to Harold Smith; Kise Colledge married to Patricia; Vernon Colledge married to Theresa; and Ronald Colledge married to Ruth Ann.   

He was preceded in death by siblings James, Arnold, Francis “Pete”, Clair, Doris Stevey, Daniel, and Foster; and great-grandson, Isaac Nilsson. 

Blaine ran dragline for Frye Coal Company and Glesser Mines as well as a heavy equipment operator for New Enterprise Stone and Lime. 

Blaine was an avid hunter and loved running machinery. 

He attended Sherman’s Valley Brethren in Christ Church. 

A Funeral Service for family members will be held on Tuesday, July 6, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. in the Chapel at Akers Funeral Home with Pastor John Bennett officiating.  Viewing will be from 10:00 A.M. until the hour of service. 

Burial will be held in Sherman’s Valley Cemetery. 

Online condolences may be expressed at www.akersfuneralchapel.com 

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Services

Viewing
Tuesday
July 6, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Akers Funeral Home
299 Raystown Road
Everett, PA 15537

Funeral Service
Tuesday
July 6, 2021

11:00 AM
Akers Funeral Home
299 Raystown Road
Everett, PA 15537

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