Blake, Janet M. (nee Maue), age 63 of Elk River, passed away peacefully on March 1,2013 in her home surrounded by family Preceded in death by her parents Clyde & Hazel Maue. Survived by her loving husband of 43 yrs Fred, daughters Jennifer (Jason) Nelson, Elizabeth (Matt) Frink, grandchildren Cheyenne & Echo Nelson and Chance & Frank Blake, Also survived by brothers Al (Judy) Maue, Dave (Karen) Maue, Dale (Bonnie) Maue, Charlie Maue (Doris Barry) & Bruce (Eva) Maue, sister-in-law Nadine Utz, and nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. “Your strength in your heart and spirit will always be remembered.” At her request, no services will be held. Memorials preferred to U of M Raptor Center 1920 Fitch Ave., St. Paul, MN. 55108 Arr. at Dare’s Funeral Home, Elk River.