Keith W. Blanchard

June 19, 1953 ~ May 7, 2020 (age 66)


Keith W. Blanchard, 66, of Griffith, Indiana, passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2020.  He is survived by children: Melissa (John) Riede, David Hero, Sarah Kolodziej, Ashley (Eddie) Peterson, Corey Blanchard, grandchildren: Cody, Zach, Drake, Alyssa, great grandchildren: Logan, Asher, siblings: Greg (Crystal) Blanchard, Cliff Blanchard, Al (Diana) Blanchard, Dave Blanchard, and numerous additional loving family members and friends.  Keith was preceded in death by his parents Clifford and Loretta, brother Gordon, and sister Marilyn.

Due to COVID-19 burial will be private.

Keith was a 1971 graduate of Griffith High School, a US Navy veteran, and he was retired from IBM after 29 years of service.  

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