Oleta Page Blozis, 93, of Mt. Vernon died 3:25 p.m. March 5, 2003.
She worked as a waitress for several years at area restaurants.
Mrs. Blozis was born May 14, 1909, in Ina to William L. and
Ora Mae (Farmer) Roberson. She married O.C. Page July 18, 1949;
he died March 6, 1980. On Aug. 22, 1986, she married
William J. Blozis; he died Feb. 10 1991.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Saturday at Johnston
Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon. The Rev. Ed Sprinkle will officiate.
Burial will be at Bethel Memorial Cemetery in Mt. Vernon.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Johnston Funeral Home
in Mt. Vernon.
Mrs. Blozis is survived by one son, Michael Page of Mt. Vernon;
four step-daughters, Gail Bonham, Patty Brady, and Nancy Rush,
all of California, and Dolores Lucas of Mt. Vernon; nine grandchildren;
three great-grandchildren; 13 nieces and nephews; 27 great-nieces and
nephews; 37 great-great-nieces and nephews; two sisters, Wanda Lee
Young of De Soto, MO., and Willivene Meador Shelton of Mt. Vernon;
and a brother, Bill Roberson of Mt. Vernon.
She attended the Faith Church of the Nazarene.
Mrs. Blozis was preceded in death by her parents; husbands; four
sisters, Veneta Roberson, Ella Fae Roberson, Greta Witzel and
Mary Bradford; a brother, William Frost Roberson; three brother-in-laws,
Floyd Bradford, Charles Meador and Charles Witzel; and a special
sister-in-law, Helen Roberson.
Johnston Funeral Home is assisting the family with funeral arrangements,
where you may call 242-0604 for information.
March 7, 2003 Mt. Vernon Register News
Submitted by Misty Flannigan