OBITUARIES, August 29, 2000

Rebecca S. Mackey, Sally Bish Rhees, Edward Blankstein.

Rebecca S. Mackey
Funeral set Wednesday
   HOPEWELL – Graveside services for Rebecca Sachs Mackey, who died Thursday, will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at Highland View Cemetery in Hopewell.
   The Rev. George Lynch of Calvary Baptist Church in Hopewell will preside.
   A memorial service will be held 3 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 17 at Princeton Racquet Club, Raymond Road and Route 1.
   Arrangements are by Cromwell Memorial Home in Hopewell.
Sally Bish Rhees
Brother lives in Princeton
   Sally Bish Rhees of Princeton, Ill. died Thursday in Princeton. She was 65.
   She was a resident of Princeton, Ill. for several years.
   She is survived by her husband, Herb Rhees of Princeton, Ill.; brother and sister-in-law James and Elizabeth Bish of Princeton; seven children; and 17 grandchildren.
   Arrangements are by The Kimble Funeral Home, Princeton.
Edward Blankstein
Educational consultant
   EWING – Edward Blankstein died Saturday at The Medical Center at Princeton. He was 73.
   Born in New York, he was a former resident of Princeton and Hightstown before moving to Ewing 18 years ago.
   He was an educational consultant for more than 20 years before retiring.
   A graduate of the University of North Carolina, he served in the Navy during World War II.
   Son of the late George and Rebecca Blankstein, he is survived by his wife, Shirley Panchy Blankstein; son and daughter-in-law Robert and Elizabeth of Hopewell; son John of Ewing; brother Charles of Falls Church, Va.; and sister Fran Kay of Greensboro, N.C.
   The funeral will be noon today at Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, 1534 Pennington Road, Ewing.
   Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Hamilton.
   Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 12 Roszel Road, Princeton, NJ 08540.