Vera Yvonne Blakely
Vera Yvonne Blakely
  • August 25, 1931 - December 19, 2017
  • Scottsdale, Arizona

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Vera "Yvonne" Blakely, 86, of Scottsdale, AZ, passed away December 19, 2017. She was born in Kansas City, MO on August 25, 1931. She married Jack Blakely on April 12, 1974. Yvonne had a career in banking for Home Savings & Loan, Saguaro Savings, and Camel Bank, and loved spending time with her children and grandchildren. She is survived by her sons, Jerry (Bettye) Sparks, Neal (Colette) Sparks, and Mike (Linda) Sparks; daughters, Kathy (Gary) Duncan, and Diane (Darrell) Windes; 15 Grandchildren and 24 Great Grandchildren; and her sister, Vonda Shepherd. Yvonne was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her and will live forever in our hearts. An evening visitation is scheduled for 4-8 PM Friday, December 29 and funeral service to be held at 10 AM, Saturday, December 30, both at Green Acres Mortuary & Cemetery, 401 N Hayden Road, Scottsdale.