Donnie E. Blakley

Donnie Eagle Blakley

57, of Greenfield, passed away on Tuesday February 12, 2013 at the I.U. Simon Cancer Center in Indianapolis. He was born on February 15, 1955 in Indianapolis, IN, the son of the Late Sol and Nora (Spears) Blakley.

Donnie was a graduate from John Marshall High School in Indianapolis and recently retired from Rolls Royce, where he was a Tool & Die maker. Donnie was a member of the UAW # 933.

Surviving relatives include his wife of 40 years, Melanie (Faulkner) Blakley, who he married on September 12, 1972; son, Jason Blakley of Indianapolis; granddaughter, Savanna Blakley of Greenfield; brother, Carlos Blakley of Indianapolis; sister, Betty Embry of Indianapolis.

Donnie was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Raymond, Sherman, Danny and Charlie Blakley, sister, Glenda Kane.

Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 in the Stillinger Family Funeral Home Pasco Chapel , 1780 W. Main St. Greenfield, IN 46140, with burial following in Park Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m on Monday February 18, 2013 in the funeral home.

Memorial contributions can be made to the 5635 West 96th Street, Suite 100 Indianapolis, Indiana 46278. Online condolences can be made by visiting:

Funeral Home

1780 West Main Street Greenfield, IN 46140-2707
(317) 462-5536

Published in the The Indianapolis Star on Feb. 15, 2013