Mionia N. BloodNovember 01,2012Mionia N. Blood
WINDSOR — Mionia N. Blood, 90, died Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012.
She was born Aug. 30, 1922, in Proctorsville, the daughter of Frank and Ethel Johnson Blanchard, and attended school in Cavendish Center.
She was employed at Kenwood Mills in Cavendish and then at Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. in Windsor, retiring in 1986 after 32 years.
Mrs. Blood was a member of the American Legion Women’s Auxiliary and PM Club of Brownsville.
She was known for her baking and she enjoyed bingo, the casinos and snowmobiling.
Survivors include five sisters and a brother; a daughter, Sandra Flack; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her first husband, Theodore Flack; her husband of 54 years, Floyd “Bud” Blood; a son, Jon Flack; four sisters and five brothers; a half-sister and four half-brothers.
The memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at Brownsville Town Hall and followed by burial, including Mr. Blood, in Brownsville Cemetery.
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