Jeanne "Pudge" Blake, 66, of Murrayville died Oct. 28, 2009, in Memorial Medical Center, Springfield.
A memorial service will be at a later date. Mackey Daws Funeral Home in Murrayville is in charge of arrangements.
She was born Nov. 9, 1942, in La Salle-Peru to Ronald and Norma (Fusinato) Reese.
She married Bill Blake on Nov. 9, 1969, in Downs, Ill.
She is survived by one son; four daughters; five grandchildren; her parents of Peru; and two brothers, Donald (Lori) Reese of Peru and Jerry (Cathy) Reese of Sandwich.
Memorials may be directed to her son, Billy Blake II, or Murrayville Methodist Church Youth group.