|Birth: ||Jan. 24, 1915|
|Death: ||Jan. 16, 2008|
Mrs. Blackburn was born on January 24, 1915 in Elwood to the late Walter and Grace (Harding) Cone.
Alberta M. Blackburn lived in Marion for the past 57 years. She was a 1933 graduate of Wilkie High School in Elwood. Alberta married Gerald F. Blackburn on May 21, 1950. He preceded her in death on April 11, 2002. Mrs. Blackburn was a homemaker and enjoyed reading and spending time with her family. She was a member of God's Grace Ministries Methodist Church . Alberta M. Blackburn was very active in the Grace Methodist Church for several years. She and her husband shared janitor positions at the church, she worked in the church library and held various officer positions with the Edna Naftzner Circle . Mrs. Blackburn was a former member of the Marion General Hospital Auxiliary.
Alberta M. Blackburn is survived by her son David A. (Debra E.) Blackburn , Marion ; two grandchildren Ginger L. (Tom) Wright, Upland and Chad A. Blackburn, Marion; two great-grandchildren Gage A. and Kyla B. Blackburn also survive.
In addition to her husband, Alberta M. Blackburn was preceded in death by two sisters, Althea Morris and Dorothy Hood.
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Created by: Tombstoner & Family
Record added: Jan 19, 2008
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