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Blaine Emerson "Pete" Resh

November 22, 1939 ~ April 30, 2020 (age 80)


Due to the limited number of attendees allowed, live stream of Blaine E. "Pete" Resh's funeral service will be available on  Monday, May 4, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. at the time of service. Access link by scrolling down to the service section and select the "Click to Access the video" button at the time of the service.

Blaine E. Resh, 80, of Grantsville, MD, died Thursday, April 30, 2020, at home.

Born November 22, 1939, in Grantsville, MD, he was the son of the late Earl and Oma (Platter) Resh. He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Cathy Lipscomb; four brothers, Ray, Richard, Carlton and Charles; six sisters, Freda Brittian, Mable Miller, Blanch Hillegas, Gladys Butler, Thelma Bittinger and Iva “Jack” Yommer.

Blaine worked at the Flushing Shirt Factory and also worked for McKenzie Saw Mill. He was a member of the Divine Mercy Parish, St. Ann Catholic Church.

He is survived by his wife, Helen (McKenzie) Resh; one son, Wayne Resh and companion, Christy Pape, Grantsville; one son-in-law, Donald Lipscomb, Grantsville; two brothers, Ralph Resh, Bean’s Cove, PA; Guy Resh and wife, Louise, Mantua, OH; three grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Due to the limited number of people allowed to gather following the executive order by the State of Maryland, services will be private. Interment will be in the Grantsville Cemetery.

Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 179 Miller St., Grantsville, is in charge of arrangements.

Expressions of sympathy may be directed to the Divine Mercy Parish, St. Ann Catholic Church, c/o St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 44 E. Main St., Frostburg, MD  21532.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.newmanfuneralhomes.com.

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Live Stream of Service
May 4, 2020

10:00 AM

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