Milton Delmar “Squeech” Blackwell

Death 19 Apr 2018 (aged 93)
Burial Gerald, Franklin County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 189074829 · View Source
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Milton Delmar "“Squeech”" Blackwell of Leslie, MO departed this life on Thursday, April 19 at The Arbors at South Pointe in Washington. He had reached the age of 93 years, seven months, and five days.

Squeech was born on September 14, 1924 to the late John and Alice (Childers) Blackwell at Shotwell, near Gerald, MO. He was united in marriage to Bonnie Lee Fritzemeyer on May 19, 1951 at St. Paul's UCC in Gerald.

He served in the US Army as a Staff Sergeant during World War II from 1944 to 1946. He was a farmer and worked with his brother, Ervin Blackwell at Pleasant View Hatchery in Gerald. He was a member of VFW Post 6133 and St. Paul's United Church of Christ in Gerald.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie Lee Fritzemeyer; three brothers, Ervin Blackwell, Earl Blackwell, and Milford Blackwell; and one sister, Mildred Venneri.

His survivors include his brothers-in-law; Edward Fritzemeyer and wife Janice of Leslie and Ervin Fritzemeyer and wife Karen of Gerald; sisters-in-law, Loretta Schroeder of Gerald and Doris Fritzemeyer of Gerald; half-brother, Bill Blackwell; half-sisters, Margie Moise and Ruth Ann Rhea; nieces and nephews, John Venneri, Dean Blackwell, Janet Garber, Kim LaBoube, Rafe Fritzemeyer, Brandy Fritzemeyer, and Chas Fritzemeyer.

Funeral services will be Saturday, April 28 at 10:00 AM at St. Paul's UCC in Gerald with Pastor Glenn Hollander officiating. He will be buried with full military honors at St. Paul's Cemetery in Gerald. Visitation will be Friday, April 27 at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Gerald 4 to 8 PM with a VFW service at 7 PM. Memorials may be given to St. Paul's Cemetery Fund.
Home in 1940: Boone, Franklin, Missouri
Residence in 1935: Boone, Franklin, MO
John Blackwell 58 mar. farmer MO
Violet Blackwell 25 son sgl MO
Earl Blackwell 28 son sgl MO
Ervin Blackwell 24 son sgl MO
Milford Blackwell 19 son MO
Milton Blackwell 15 son MO
Norma Dean Blackwell 5 dau MO

Home in 1930: Boone, Franklin Co, MO
Street address: Gerald, MO. R.F.D #3
John N Blackwell 47 lst mar age 25 MO
Alice J Blackwell 42 wf lst mar age 20 MO
Earl E Blackwell 18 son sgl MO
E H Blackwell 14 son MO
Mildred G Blackwell 12 dau MO
Milford J Blackwell 10 son MO
*Delmar M Blackwell 5 son MO

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Milton Delmar “Squeech” Blackwell (14 Sep 1924–19 Apr 2018), Find A Grave Memorial no. 189074829, citing Evangelical Saint Paul Cemetery, Gerald, Franklin County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Wanda (contributor 47076309) .