At 7:20 a.m. this morning Steve Blake passed away after treatment during a lengthy hospital stay at Fairview University Medical Center in Minneapolis his family said.
- Thursday, September 4 â€“ 4 p.m. A Celebration Wake for our departed brother will take place at All Nations Church located at 1515 E. 23rd Street in South Minneapolis .Â If you have images of Steve, or artistic renderings by him that you would like to share as we celebrate his life â€“ please bring them.Â (They will be returned to you afterward.)Â In lieu of flowers, monetary donations are welcome to help offset service expenses.Â For those interested in contributing to food-serving efforts, please call Susan Bellecourt at (612) 735-2607 for more information.
- Friday, September 5 & Saturday, September 6 [Exact time TBD]Â Mr. Tommy Stillday will lead Midewiwin services at the Little Rock Community Center located about 5 miles west of Red Lake, MN. (218) 679-3594 or (218) 368-2172 North of Bemidji , follow Highway 89, then go west on Highway 1; see Center on left across from Beaulieuâ€™s Store.
- Saturday, September 6 [Exact time TBD]Â The funeral will take place at the Little Rock Community Center west of Red Lake, MN (218) 679-3594 or (218) 368-2172.
William (Bill) Carter
American Indian Community Advocate
City of Minneapolis
Direct: (612) 673-3028
Fax: (612) 673-2599
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