Janet E. Blake
Janet Elaine Blake, 60, Sellersburg, died Sunday, Jan. 16, 2005, in Tucson, Ariz., after a long illness.
A native of Dexter, Mass., born July 11, 1944, she was a retired real estate agent, broker, developer and business owner, who co-founded the old Blake-Biery Realtors that once served Harrison County.
She received a baccalaureate degree from the University of Maine and a master of science degree from Indiana University.
She served in the U.S. Peace Corps in Togo, Africa, and was a Floyd County Metro United Way campaign chairperson in 2003, and a member of many civic and charitable organizations.
Survivors include two sisters, Bonnie Kam of Portland, Mass., and Linda Cooper of Southfield, Mich.
Memorial service: Saturday, Jan. 29, at the New Albany Salvation Army Chapel.
The family suggests memorial gifts to Metro United Way or the American Cancer Society.