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Richard D. Blair

October 14, 1933 ~ December 12, 2017 (age 84)
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Blair, Richard D.

Age 84, Army Veteran.

Beloved husband of Patricia (nee Nightingale).   Loving father of Mark (Laura), Michael (Barb), Matthew (Leslie), Patrick CPD (Kathy), Kenneth (Ann), Christine (Tom) Keller, Kathleen (Chuck CPD) Dineen, Keith CPD (Julie CPD).  Proud Papa of 12 grandchildren.  Brother of the late Frances Blair, Carole (late Joseph) Kinder, late Lawrence (late Roberta) Blair.  Kind uncle of many nieces and nephews.  Proud member of ALNC Memorial Squad, and CWA Local 4290.

Visitation Thursday, December 14, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home, 1500 Black RD, Joliet, IL 60435.  Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 12:00 noon, on Friday, December 15, at The Cathedral of St. Raymond Nonnatus, 604 N. Raynor Ave, Joliet, IL 60435.  Inurnment at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Rte 53 & Hoff Rd, Elwood, IL.   In lieu of flowers, donations to Joliet Hospice House or Honor Flight Chicago would be greatly appreciated.

 Service Information

December 14, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home
1500 Black Road
Joliet, IL 60435

Memorial Mass
December 15, 2017

12:00 PM
Cathedral of St. Raymond Nonnatus
604 N Raynor
Joliet, IL 60435

December 15, 2017

2:30 PM
Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery
20953 W. Hoff Road
Elwood, IL 60421

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