Blake, Virginia I. Age 62, of Fridley, passed away unexpectedly at home July 8, 2021. Virginia worked 30+ years at Hypro/ Pentair, New Brighton. Virginia had many friends and held conversations with ease, as she was social, inquisitive and truly enjoyed connecting with people. She was preceded in death by her beloved parents, Baba & Tata; brother Ricky (Jane); and father-in-law, Archie Blake. Survived and loved dearly by Paul, her husband of 32 years; her two sons, Casey and Jack; brother, Manny; mother-in-law, Elizabeth "Betty" Blake; brothers-in-law, Tom, Joe (Lee), Jim (Jane); sister-in-law, Mary Blake (Dave Elmstrom); many nieces, nephews, cousins, also dear friends, Teresa & Shoe, and Brad. Gathering of family and friends will be Thursday, July 15, 2021 from 4-8 PM at the Miller Funeral Home, 6210 Hwy 65, Fridley, 763-571-1300.