Obituary for BLATCH

Published in the Albuquerque Journal on Sunday April 21, 2013

BLATCH, HAROLD E., JR. Loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, age 82, passed away Monday, April 15, 2013. He was born on November 1, 1930 to Harold E. and Klyne (Murray) Blatch, Sr. of in Oakland, CA. He had lived the past six years in the Albuquerque and Corrales area. Mr. Blatch had, also lived in the California cities of San Francisco, Daly City, and Vallejo. He retired from the City of San Francisco, CA where he worked as a bus and trolley driver. He, also earned his pilot's license and loved to fly to many different places. Mr. Blatch was preceded in death by a son, Richard Danvers, in 1989. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Miroslava (Kreysa) Blatch, of Corrales, NM; children, Shirley Blatch of San Francisco, CA, Eva Blatch-Aguilar and husband, Pablo, of Corrales, NM, and Patricia Paz and husband, Joseph, of Corrales, NM; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and sisters, Kay Anderson and Betty Belmain. Cremation has taken place and private services will be held. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org. To view information or leave a condolence, please visit www.danielsfuneral.com Daniels Family Funeral Services 4310 Sara Road SE Rio Rancho, NM 87124 505-892-9920