Paul Bernard Blackwelder(1947 - 2014)

PAUL BERNARD BLACKWELDER Age 66, passed away at home on May 5, 2014. He was born on Sept. 12, 1947 in Fitchburg, Mass. and was a resident of Riverside, CA for 44 years. He graduated from Fitchburg High School in Mass., received an Associate's degree from RCC and Bachelor's degree from Cal State San Bernardino. He served in the U.S. Air Force for 4 years, March AFB, Riverside, CA. He was the Deputy Executive Director for Riverside County Transportation Commission and retired in 1998. He was a member of the Exchange Club in Riverside for 10 years. Paul is survived by sons Aaron Blackwelder and wife Heidi of Battle Ground, WA and Thadeus Blackwelder of Fresno, CA; and 2 grandchildren. Mass will be on Fri, 5/9/14, 10am at St. Catherine of Alexandria, 7005 Brockton Ave., Riverside, CA 92506 and will be laid to rest in Riverside National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Autism Empowerment. Arlington Mortuary, Directors, (800) 275-4648

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Arlington Mortuary
9645 Magnolia Avenue Riverside, CA 92503
(951) 689-1011

Published in Press-Enterprise on May 8, 2014