Stanley Gordon "Chip" Blouin died peacefully from Parkinson's on Thursday, February 6, 2014 in Falls Church, Virginia. He is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Anne Blouin. Born in Houston Texas on June 20, 1930, Chip attended the University of Houston where he studied art. Following graduation he joined the Navy where he served his country honorably for 27 years, rising to the rank of Commander, retiring in 1979. After the military, Chip was employed by George Washington University as Director of New Programs for the Continuing Engineering Education Program. He retired from GW in 1995 which gave him many years to enjoy his grandchildren and his love and passion for the outdoors. Chip was very creative and skillful in many things including cooking, gardening and carpentry and shared his talents with charities such as Christmas in April. Besides his loving wife, he is survived by his two children, Wendy Blouin Harmic and her husband David of Oak Hill, Virginia and Michael Blouin of Corvallis, Oregon. He will also be sadly missed by his three grandsons, Sam, Chris, and Avery, his sister Pat Faw of Houston, Texas as well as his brothers and sisters-in-law and his nieces and nephew. He was predeceased by his former wife Egla Morales Blouin. He will be buried in Arlington National Cemetery with full military honors with a memorial service held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.