NORWOOD—Funeral services for 71 year old Loren G. Blair, a resident of United Helpers Riverledge in Ogdensburg and formerly of Norwood, will be held Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 2 p.m. at the Buck Funeral Home in Norwood with Rev. Lee Sweeney presiding. Burial will be held in Hale Cemetery in Norfolk. Family and friends may call at the Buck Funeral Home in Norwood on Wednesday form 1 p.m. until the time of the funeral. Mr. Blair passed way early Sunday morning, December 31, 2017.
Loren is survived by two sisters, Leona Oakes, Brasher Falls and Lila and Everett Dibble, Ogdensburg as well as several nieces and nephews. Loren was pre-deceased by his parents, a brother Lawrence and his sisters Lydia Dibble; Lena Ward and Leora Oakes. Born in Ogdensburg, NY on January 20, 1946 to the late Glenfird and Francelia Bemis Blair, Loren attended high school and later worked in Rochester for a manufacturing company and also in the maintenance department at the Mater Die College in Ogdensburg for several years. Loren enjoyed baseball and hockey. Memories and condolences may be shared online at www.buckfuneralhome.com . The Buck Funeral Home in Norwood is serving the family of Loren G. Blair.