Obituary of Donald G. Blankenship
Donald G. Blankenship, 92 Passed away November 10, 2021. Don was a very proud World War 2 Veteran. He joined the Navy on his 17th Birthday and flew many missions over the North Atlantic. In 1995 Don was inducted into the NKY Sports Hall of Fame, he was a mason, an avid golfer and enjoyed traveling. Preceded in death by his daughter Connie Strebel and his brother Norman. Don is survived by his daughters Karen Eads (Ken), Rebecca Day (Don) and Jan Ball (Mark) and sons Don ‘Duke’ (Barb) and David. His sister Sharon Sizemore, his longtime friends Nelson and Sarina Ball, His VA medical family Latoya Davis, Monica Smith and John Schepers. Years ago, after visiting the UC Mortuary of Science, he chose to be a body donor. Per his request there will be no services. Donations to St.Jude Children’s Hospital or Tunnel to Towers. Don Catchen & Son Funeral Home, Elsmere assisting the family.
A Memorial Tree was planted for Donald
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