Donald C. Blackman



Gainesville - Donald C. Blackman, age 85, formerly of Logansport, Indiana, passed away at 12:08 p.m., on Friday, June 13, 2014, in his residence in Gainesville, Florida.

Born on May 5, 1929, in Burnettsville, Indiana, Don was the son of Otis G. and Xenaclea J. Blackman.

On February 12, 1972, in Illinois, he was married to Mary F. Baker, who survives in Gainesville.

A United States Army veteran, he was a member of the Korean War Veteran Association Chapter # 267 in Gainesville. He had also been awarded the Bronze Star Medal.

He attended the Trinity United Methodist Church in Gainesville.

Burial, with full military honors, will be in St. John's Cemetery, Logansport.

A Memorial Open House will be held on Wednesday, June 18, 2014, from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m., at the home of Mary Blackman.

Condolences may be left online at:

Funeral Home

Kroeger Funeral Home - Logansport
711 East Market Street Logansport, IN 46947
(574) 722-6000

Published in Gainesville Sun from June 15 to June 16, 2014