Gerald W. Blakesslee

FAIRMONT — Memorial

services for Gerald

W. Blakesslee, 78, of Fairmont,

will be held 1 p.m.

Wednesday at Lakeview

Funeral Home in Fairmont.

Full military honors by Lee

C. Prentice American Legion

Post 36 and Martin

County Veterans of Foreign

Wars Post 1222 will be held

following the service at the

funeral home. A private

burial will take place at a

later date in Lakeside Cemetery,

Fairmont. Blakesslee

died Wednesday, Oct.

28, 2020, at Parker Oaks

Senior Living in Winnebago,

after a long battle

with Parkinson’s. Lakeview

Funeral Home and Cremation

Service in Fairmont is

assisting the family with

arrangements. The family

asks that people are mindful

of social distancing

guidelines, wearing masks

and best practices in helping

to reduce the spread of

COVID-19. The number of

visitors will be monitored.