The Life of Thomas Edward Bladen Jr.
Thomas Edward Bladen Jr., 93, of Fredericksburg passed away Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at his home.
Mr. Bladen was in the Navy for two years during WW II. He was part of the coxswain crew under Admiral Nimitz on the USS Missouri. After the Navy he retired from the Washington Gas Company. Mr. Bladen enjoyed camping and fishing.
Survivors include his grandchildren, Alysoun Montijo (Ernesto), Kimberly Metts and Chris Davenport (Libby); and great-grandchildren Jenna, Carmen, Jordan, Jason, Lily and Addison. He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jane Bladen; daughter Cheryl Wine; grandson Roy Wine III; and friend Susan Roth.
A service will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 27 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Ivy Hill Cemetery in Alexandria.