ORANGE - Edgar N. Blood Jr.,92, of Orange formerly of Hubbardston, died Monday, August 22, 2022 at his home surrounded by his loving family.
He was born in Lancaster on January 4, 1930, a son of the late Edgar Blood and Dorothia (Spaulding) Blood. Edgar grew up in Lancaster and attended schools in Lancaster. He moved to Hubbardston in 1954. He married Lillian Wright on October 16, 1948 and enjoyed over 55 years of marriage.
He worked at the Curtis Lumber Company in Hubbardston for many years. He was a former member of the Hubbardston Congregational Church and the Hubbardston Golden Age’s.
He leaves three daughters, Sally Plante of Barre, Belinda O’Lari of Orange, and Sheila Hayes of Orange; one sister, Letitia Calderwood of E. Hampton, MA; seven grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren; five great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Edgar was predeceased by his wife, Lillian Blood; his daughter, Joanne Valis; his brother, Phillip Blood; his sister, Elizabeth Munger and by his grandson, James Hayes.
A Memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 10, 2022 at 11:00 AM at Fiske-Murphy & Mack Funeral Home, 110 New Athol Road, Orange.
A Burial in Brookside Cemetery, Hubbardston will be private at a later date.
A calling hour will be held from 10:00 - 11:00 am in the funeral home.
To leave online condolences, please visit www. mackfamilyfh.com.
Fiske-Murphy & Mack Funeral Home, 110 New Athol Road, Orange is directing arrangements.
Kevin J. Mack, Walter C. Taylor and Douglas M. Stone, funeral directors