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Obituary for Blanche A. Loomis (Harding)

Memorial Services for Blanche A. (Harding) Loomis, 98, of Painesville Township, will be at 3 PM on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at First Church Congregational, 22 Liberty Street, Painesville.

The family will receive friends from 2-3 PM on Saturday, March 7, 2020, prior to the service at the church.

Mrs. Loomis passed away Monday, January 13, 2020 at her home.

Born November 12, 1921 in Cleveland, she had lived in Eastlake for more than 50 years, before moving to Painesville Township 10 years ago.

She was a 76-year member of Western Reserve Chapter #71 and a dual member of Urania Chapter #284 Order of the Eastern Star, and a former member of Galilee White Shrine Court of Jerusalem #41. She was also a Mother Advisor to various assemblies of the Order of Rainbow for Girls and a member of the JFK Senior Citizens Center in Eastlake.

Mrs. Loomis was employed as an accounting clerk at the former Eaton Axle Corporation in Cleveland.

Survivors are her daughter, Karen K. (Bruce) Anspach; grandchildren, Wendy, Jennifer and John Anspach. She also leaves two nephews, three nieces and their families and Rosemary Zema of Kirtland.

She was preceded in death by her son, William J. Loomis on August 27, 2003. Her parents, William G. and Blanche E. (Fry) Harding and her half-sister, Virginia Scott are also deceased.

Final resting place will be in Acacia Park Cemetery in Mayfield Heights.

In lieu of flowers, the family encourages contributions to The Ohio Masonic Home, 2655 West National Road, Springfield, OH 45504 or to Hospice of the Western Reserve, Inc., PO Box 72101, Cleveland, OH 44192-0002.