Blake Jay Huddleston was born June 21, 1955 to Ruth and Donald Huddleston in Salem Oregon. He was the third of six children. He passed peacefully in his sleep on his beloved ranch by Willow Creek, Payette Idaho. He is forever cherished and loved by his family and close friends who will miss him dearly.
Blake graduated from Cascade Union High School in 1973. Shortly after Blake and his family relocated to rural Payette County where they established Willow Falls Ranch. Willow Falls Ranch become the place his heart knew was always home. Blake had a passion for horses and an eye for a good fishing spot. He had his own opinions and never shied away from voicing them. Though he preferred the company of his dog and the secluded life of the ranch he was wonderfully sociable when the occasion arose with family and friends. He was a true cowboy and gentleman with little spoken words and small acts that showed his love and devotion.