Judith A. Blake

Judith A. Blake of Riverhead died Jan. 1 at East End Hospice Kanas Center for Hospice Care. She was 74.

She was born Dec. 7, 1944, in New Britain, Conn., to Elizabeth (Blackmore) and Ralph Venegas. She married Ronald Blake and was a homemaker.

Ms. Blake is survived by her husband; her sister, Susan George; her son, Jeff (Barbara) Blake; daughters Deborah (Vincent) Frasca and Laura (Christopher) Hatch; and grandchildren Megan, Sara, Courtney, Bryan, Leah, Camryn and Nicholas.

Visitation was held Jan. 16 at Tuthill-Mangano Funeral Home in Riverhead. Services will take place Thursday, Jan. 17, at 11 a.m., at First Congregational Church of Riverhead, officiated by the Rev. Sean Murray. Interment will be at a later date at Fort Hill Cemetery in Montauk.

Memorial donations may be made to the Kanas Center, First Congregational Church of Riverhead or a charity of your choice. Online condolences may be offered at

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