John R. Blount
1951 - 2017
Blount, John R.
1951 - 2017
John R. Blount, 66, passed away on December 28, 2017. He was born on February 1, 1951 in Charleston, WV. He was a 1969 graduate of Franklin Heights High School. John was a longtime member of the Sheet Metal Union. You always knew John was around by his laugh. He was very loyal and loving to all his family and so proud of his kids and grandkids. He loved sports and was a huge Ohio State and Browns fan. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jesse Paul and Eva Mae Blount, brother, Mike Blount. Surviving family includes wife, Molly, children, Lisa (Jeff) Yoder, Brian (Erin) Blount, Aimee (Josh) Forster, step-daughter, Misty Lorimer, 10 grandchildren, siblings, Rick, Patty, Paula and several nieces and nephews. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. To leave a special message for the family, please visit
Published by The Columbus Dispatch from Dec. 29 to Dec. 31, 2017.
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Rick and family,I am so sorry to hear of John's passing. Please accept my condolences.
Patti (Lerch) Cash
January 2, 2018
Paula - I remember you from school and I'm sorry to hear of your loss. I hope God helps you and the family during this difficult time. James Scott Heine FHHS Class of 1984
December 31, 2017
John was a great friend and union brother. We shared many good times together. I will truly miss him and he will never be forgotten.

Donnie McGeehan
December 30, 2017
Our condolences to the family for your loss. May God give you strength and comfort at this difficult time. Our hearts and prayers are with you. (Psalm 146:3))
December 30, 2017
May the God of all comfort strength in the family during this time of deep sorrow those who pass on God keep in his memory because they are precious in his eyes Psalms 116:15
December 29, 2017
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