Carl R. Bless



Carl Richard Bless, 71 of Spotsylvania County and Auburndale, Florida passed away Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at his home.

Carl was a member of Mineral United Methodist Church and a member of the USGA. He loved to fish, golf, trips to Florida and visiting his grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife, Christina Bless; sons, Kevin Bless (Amy) and Keith Bless; grandchildren Emily, Hannah, Sean, Madeline, Greyson, Megan and Katherine Bless; brothers Don Foust (Linda) and Dave Bless (Diane); sisters Cheryl Dunford (Jim), Debbie Milos (Robert) and Cathy Messinger (Steve). He was preceded in death by his parents Paul and Emma Bless.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, November 17, at Mineral United Methodist Church and at 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 24 at Elam United Methodist Church. It was Carl’s request that his body be donated to science.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mineral United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 276, Mineral, VA 23117, Elam United Methodist Church 1073 Smithbridge Road, Glen Mills, PA 19342 or Hospice of the Piedmont, 675 Peter Jefferson Parkway, Suite 300, Charlottesville, VA 22911.