Steven Blades

Steven Blades

Age 64, passed away unexpectedly on August 14, 2013, at his home in Arden, Delaware. A long-term resident of Northen Delaware, Steve grew up in Carney's Point, New Jersey and graduated from Salem High School. Steve retired from Dupont's Jackson Lab after nearly 40 years of dedicated service. Steve was the treasurer of the Arden Shakespeare Gild and an active member of the village.

Deeply loved and appreciated for his genuine warmth, sense of humor, irreverence and spirit, Steve is survived by his mother, Mary Blades, of Claymont. He is also survived by his husband, Alfred Pompper, Jr. Steve was predeceased by his father, Norman, and bother, Michael. There will be a private burial. A memorial service is planned for a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Arden Club, 2126 The Highway, Arden, DE 19810.

Pagano Funeral Home,

Garnet Valley, PA

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Pagano Funeral Home
3711 Foulk Rd Garnet Valley, PA 19060
(610) 485-6200

Published in The News Journal on Aug. 21, 2013