Cecil C. Block, 77, of Platteville died on Saturday, March 30, at Southwest Health Center Hospital, Platteville. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, April 4, at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville. Rev. Mike Short will officiate. Burial will be at Hillside Cemetery, Lancaster, where military rites will be accorded by American Legion Post #42 and VFW Post #5274. Friends may call from 4 – 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, or from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Thursday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Cecil C. Block Memorial Fund. Online condolences can be made at www.melbyfh.com
Complete obituary is in the April 3, 2013 issue of The Platteville Journal.