John R. Blankenship 1946-2021

WARREN — John R. Blankenship, 74, died Saturday, April 17, 2021, at the Hospice House in Poland.

He was born June 5, 1946, in Coalton, W.Va., the son of Charles H. and Alice M. Reilly Blankenship.

He was employed in a sawmill and was a veteran of the Army, having served during the Vietnam War.

Survivors include his brother, Willard “Bill” Blankenship and sister, Bernice Yeager, both of Maryland; and niece / caregiver, Stacie Comer of Warren.

John was preceded in death by four sisters.

Per his wishes, cremation will take place, and there are no services.

Arrangements were by the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home.