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Obituaries

  • Services will be held at a later date.

    Services will be held at a later date.

Ronald Harold Blume, 77

June 25, 2015

Services will be held at a later date.

Ser­vices will be held at a later date.

Ronald Harold Blume, 77, of Engle­wood, Fla., passed away Thurs­day, June 25, 2015, at his Char­lotte County residence.

Born on Oct. 24, 1937, in Plain­field, N.J., to the late Harold and Eliz­a­beth Blume, he had been a Florida res­i­dent since  com­ing from Hazlet, N.J., in 1971. He and his wife, Marie, moved to Engle­wood from the Orlando area in 1998.

He was a lov­ing hus­band, father and grand­fa­ther to his fam­ily.  An avid fish­er­man, he enjoyed watch­ing sports being played by all kids up to col­lege age. Ron retired from the Florida State Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions as a sergeant cor­rec­tions officer.

Sur­vivors include his lov­ing wife of 57 years, Marie E. Blume of Engle­wood; two daugh­ters, Doreen Blume of Orlando and Diana Ungricht of Sun­ny­side, Utah; two sons, Ronald H. Blume of Spring­field, Mass., and Robert B. Blume of Engle­wood; a sis­ter, Deb­bie Fer­rell of Bur­gaw, N.C.; a grand­daugh­ter, Ash­ley Cur­tis of Springville, Utah; and two great-grandchildren.

Ser­vices will be held at a later date.

Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home with Pri­vate Cre­ma­tory has been selected to han­dle arrange­ments.  You may share a mem­ory with the fam­ily at www.englewood.com