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James A. Blum

January 14, 1954 ~ February 27, 2021

James Blum, a long-time resident of Key West, died on February 27, at age 67 after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease.

Born in Yonkers, New York, he was the founder of The Real Estate Company of Key West.

He was also an accomplished chef and potter, and an avid world traveler.

Survivors include his mother, Priscilla, his siblings, Charles and Jacqueline, his nieces, Alicia and Georgia, and his many friends from Key West and all around the world.

In lieu of flowers, please make a contribution to the Parkinson’s Foundation:

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Bill & Marie Cimino

March 6, 2021, 3:21 am

Our condolences to Jim’s family. Rest In Peace, Jim.

Suzette Bowen Gibson

April 17, 2021, 1:04 am

My sympathy and prayers to Jim’s family and loved ones. I’m sad to hear of his passing. He was a great guy.

John Ring

November 7, 2021, 1:07 pm

Was thinking of Jim recently and just saw the obit. “Better late than never.”

I’ll always remember our sailing days off Key West, the wonderful dinners at your beautiful home, visiting you at your brief life in Palm Springs, an evening in Florence with your good friend, and traveling with you thru Switzerland, the northern Italian lakes , and the Cote d’Azur.

I miss you


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