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Richard DeWayne Blackman, Sr.
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Obituary for Richard DeWayne Blackman, Sr.

Richard DeWayne Blackman, Sr., 75, of Fayetteville passed away at his residence on Friday evening, July 27, 2018. He was born in Omaha, Nebraska on August 8, 1942. He was retired from the Salvation Army as a security officer.

Richard was preceded in death by his mother, Laura Sizer; his brother, Donald Sizer; Son, Phillip Blackman; and his daughter, Dorothy Struck. He is survived by his wife, Clara C. Blackman; his daughters, Debbie Frizzell (Michael) and Roxann Blackman; his son, Richard D. Blackman, Jr. (Kim); his brother, Mike Sizer; his grandchildren, Katrina Blackerby, Jeremy Frizzell, Nicholas Frizzell, Todd Struck, Adam Struck, Chad Struck, Melissa Struck, Alisha Blackman, Brandon Blackman, Jason Blackman, Justin Blackman, Nicole Blackman, Phillip Stolz and April Stolz; and his great-grandchildren, Ethan Beavers, Aubrey Beavers, Madeline Frizzell, Josh Struck, A.J. Struck, Kaylee Struck, Grant Struck, Trevor Struck, Axel Struck, Ryan Blackman and Jaylyn Blackman.

The funeral service will be held on Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Maher Funeral Home, 121 South 7th Street, Council Bluff, IA 51501. Burial will follow the service at Walnut Hill Cemetery, Council Bluff, IA. The family will receive friends on Wednesday evening from 6:00-8:00 PM at Maher Funeral Home.

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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Maher Funeral Home

121 South 7th Street
Council Bluff, IA 51501

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11:00 AM
Maher Funeral Home

121 South 7th Street
Council Bluff, IA 51501

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Walnut Hill Cemetery

1350 East Pierce
Council Bluff, IA 51503-9909


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