Sublimity – Dennis,
69, died Sunday in Stayton. He was born in Salem and lived all
his life in Sublimity. Dennis was a self employed truck driver.
He liked to work and was a workaholic who loved his truck.
Dennis hauled everything from logs, cattle, wood chips and
lumber. He was a member of St. Boniface Catholic Church in
Dennis married Shirley
Welter on October 17, 1959 in Stayton. He is survived by his
wife: Shirley of Sublimity. Sons: Dean Blades of Stayton, Donnie
(Velma) Blades of Sublimity, Randy Blades of Kona, Hawaii,
Darren (Kim) Blades of Stayton, and Shaun Blades of
Salem. Daughter: Rhonda (Tim) Hull of Salem. Brothers: Roger
(Betty) Blades of Sublimity, Wally (Edie) Blades of Aumsville
and Jim Blades of Salem. Sister: Donetta (Kent) Bunde of
Tonasket, WA. And
Grandchildren – Alex & Kirsten Bachmann, Henry, Rita,
Addysen and Andrew Blades.
Recitation of Rosary
will be Wednesday, January 7, 2009 at 7:30 PM and Memorial Mass
will be Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 11:00 AM both at St.
Boniface Catholic Church in Sublimity. Interment will be in St.
Boniface Cemetery. Contributions may be made to the National
Multiple Sclerosis Society Oregon Chapter 104 SW Clay St.
Portland, OR. 97201. Serving
the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.