Erica L. Bleakney
MENDON, MA- Ms. Erica L. Bleakney, 42, of Mendon MA, died early Monday morning (November 5, 2012) at her residence surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with cancer.
Erica was born in Trenton NJ, the daughter of Kenneth M. and Ruth Anne M. (Hutchison) Bleakney. She was a graduate of Mt. St. Charles Academy, Class of 1988. Erica also attended Northeastern University and was a graduate of West Chester University, located in West Chester PA.
Erica returned home to Mendon in 2002 and started her own business named Pawticular Pet Sitters, as well as working as a customer service representative for Home Depot and Graybar Electrical Company.
Erica is survived by her loving parents: Kenneth & Ruth Anne, of Mendon MA; 1 Sister: Elizabeth, wife of Victor Zevallos of Belmont MA; 2 Nieces: Sophia Zevallos and Mia Zevallos of Belmont MA; 2 Aunts: Paula Fiore of Williamstown NJ and Joan Cordisco of Yardley PA; 4 Cousins: Emily Fiore, Michael Fiore, Joseph Fiore and Jessica Cordisco; also her devoted canine companion Murphy.
In accordance with her wishes cremation will take place. Relatives & friends are invited to extend their sympathies to her family on Sunday (November 18th ) from 2pm to 4pm at the Edwards Memorial Funeral Home, 44 Congress Street, Milford MA. A Celebration of Her Life will be held immediately following at 4pm. Please visit www.edwardsmemorialfuneralhome.com  for condolence book.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to MSPCA-Angell, Attention: Donations, 350 South Huntington Avenue, Boston MA 02130 and on line @ www.mspca.org/donate  or to The Friends of the Milford Senior Center, 60 North Bow Street, Milford MA 01757.