April 2, 2019
Dorothy Mae Blair, Born May 31, 1925 Died April 2, 2019 at the age of 93. Today April 2, 2019 I am still Dorothy Mae Blair. I was born in Swampoodle North Philadelphia in a back bedroom on 28th and Lehigh Ave. My Mom told me the beautiful, white Catalpa blooms appeared every year on my birthday. I had a super education thanks to Simon Gratz High School. We had dedicated teachers and smart student friendships. In a nutshell, I was married to Luther Burton Blair and had two sons William Burton Blair and Charles Thomas Blair. I was blessed with a small but unbelievable loving family. Mother, Mom-Mom and two uncles, Thomas Staller Edwards and The Reverend William I. Edwards, both living saints and a loving mother. I am survived by one son: Charles Thomas Blair, 3 grandchildren: Charles Thomas Blair Jr., Andrea Ali, and William Barger, 7 great-grandchildren: Isabel, Christian, Mohamed, Mariam, Jamie, and Michael and great great-granddaughter Lily. Predeaseced by my Son William Blair and my granddaughter Jenny Walter. My interest thru life were mainly my Anglo-Catholic upbringing, church, friendships, my career of 43 years with Philadelphia Housing Authority, animals, art, theatre, movies, crossword puzzles, travel, home decorating, collecting treasurers of beauty and my house in Brigantine. I leave this earth with so much unfinished business as I took care of my family as my top priority. Never got the chance to write my “Book”. Really!! Funeral service Monday 10:30 am at Trinity Episcopal Church, 207 W. Main St.Moorestown, NJ 08057.Viewing Monday 9- 10 am at the Lewis Funeral Home, 78 E. Main St. Moorestown, NJ. Interment Private. Please absolutely no flowers. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Popcorn Zoo in Forked River, the Animal Welfare Assoc. in Voorhees or Trinity Episcopal Church of Moorestown. Thank you to my many friends who stood by me. I could not have survived so long without you. To sum it up, I was truly blessed in Spite of umpteen sadness’s and hardship. My father in Heaven did an amazing job by me. I kept my appointment with my creator and Friend, Jesus Christ on April 2, 2019.
Dorothy Mae Blair, Born May 31, 1925 Died April 2, 2019 at the age of 93. Today April 2, 2019 I am still Dorothy Mae Blair. I was born in Swampoodle North Philadelphia in a back bedroom on 28th and Lehigh Ave. My Mom told me the beautiful, white... View Obituary & Service Information
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