Captain William F. Blackburn, 84, of Greendale, Ind., passed away Friday, Aug. 10, 2018. He was born Sept. 22, 1933, in Crittenden, Ky., son of the late Lee Blackburn and the late Sarah Evans.
William retired from the Air Force as a Captain after 29 years. He got wo bachelor’s degrees and a master’s degree while in the military. He then went on to work for the United States Postal Service retiring at the age of 80.
He is survived by his son, Justin (wife Lori) Blackburn of Greendale, Ind.; daughter, Jenefer Blackburn of Milan, Ind.; four grandchildren, Lindsay May, Dylan May, Baylee Blackburn, Jasmyn Blackburn; and one great- grandchild, Greyson May. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lee Blackburn and Sarah Evans.
Family and friends will be received Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Fitch-Denney Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at Fitch-Denney Funeral Home, Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, at 3 p.m.
Contributions may be made to Dearborn County Veterans Services. Visit us at www.fitchdenney.com