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Robert Louis Blain
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Birth: Oct. 4, 1894
Sanpete County
Utah, USA
Death: Oct. 5, 1975
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA


Robert L. [Louis] Blain, 81, died of a heart attack Sunday, Oct. 5, 1975 at his home. He was a brother of Louise Openshaw, Santaquin.

Mr. Blain was born Oct. 4. 1894 in Manti to John Slack and Sarah Zabriskie Blain. He married Gertrude Christensen Oct. 3, 1918 in Salt Lake City. A veteran of World War I, he was a retired warehouseman and carpenter. He was a member of the LDS Church.

Survivors include his widow, two daughters, Mrs. Odus (Vloe) Berna, Salt Lake City; Mrs. Lawrence (Dorothy) Therriault, Winthrop, Wash.; two grandchildren; one brother, three sisters, Rulon Blain, Spring City, Sanpete County; Louise Openshaw, Santaquin; Ida Radditz, Garden Grove, Calif.; Florance Workman, Los Angeles.

Funeral services will be Thursday noon, 2128 S. State where friends may call Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. and one hour before services. Burial will be in the Memorial Gardens of the Valley [a.k.a. Larkin Sunset Gardens].

--Source:, [Original: Provo Daily Herald, Provo, Utah, published 7 October 1975, p. 4]; accessed online and transcribed with some editing by Annie Duckett Hundley.
Family links: 
  John Slack Blain (1870 - 1951)
  Sarah Eunice Zabriskie Blain (1864 - 1896)
  Gertrude Marie Christensen Blain (1898 - 1982)*
  Vloe Marie Blain Berna (1920 - 1993)*
  Robert Louis Blain (1894 - 1975)
  Arthur Blain (1896 - 1974)*
  Rulon Larson Blain (1901 - 1986)**
  Jane Louise Blain Greaves Barney (1904 - 2002)**
  Ida Emeline Blain Raddatz (1909 - 1987)**
  Sarah Florence Blain Aagard Workman (1918 - 2010)**
*Calculated relationship
Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Created by: Annie Duckett Hundley
Record added: Sep 27, 2011
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Robert Louis Blain
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Robert Louis Blain
Added by: Lynn Fischer
Robert Louis Blain
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