Meadville Tribune

December 2, 2013

Josh Blood

Meadville Tribune

MENTOR, Ohio — Josh Blood, 31, of Mentor, Ohio, passed away Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, in Crawford County. He was born Dec. 27, 1981, in Worland, Wyo.

Josh was an arborist with a love for the outdoors and he especially loved to hunt with his family. Josh was a loving and devoted husband, father, son, brother and friend who will be deeply missed by all.

Survivors are his wife, Danielle (Lazar); children, Austin, Logan and Rylan Blood; his sister, Lena (Michael) Gray of Willoughby, Ohio; his mother- and father-in-law, Dorene and David Lazar of Concord Township, Ohio; his brothers-in-law, Adam Lazar of Wickliffe, Ohio, Greg (Emily) Lazar of Mentor and Jeff Lazar of Fairport Harbor, Ohio. He is also survived by his paternal grandmother, Lee Blood; his aunt-in-law, JoAnn McFadden of Mentor; his parents, Randy and Deborah Blood of Mentor; and many other loving family members and friends.

He is preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Carroll Blood; and his good friend, Jeff Stoneman.

Funeral service will be at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 8466 Mentor Ave., Mentor. The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. until the time of the service on Wednesday.

Contributions may be made in Josh’s memory and in care and support of his family and his three children, Austin, Logan and Rylan, at any Huntington Bank Branch.

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