John Blackburn Obituary, Death – Dear friends and family, it is a sad day. I am so sorry, Chad. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time. I am so sorry for the loss you’ve suffered, Chad. Keeping you and your family in my thoughts and prayers.In 2008, he recruited me to work at the Kennewick bus barn. He was always the
person who brought the area to life. May the Lord keep his family under his care! John Blackburn, the family patriarch, went away serenely in his sleep with his family at his side. He was in his eightieth year. Both this website and the Tri-City Herald will be used to make announcements. Please don’t hesitate to leave a comment and upload any pictures you
may have. Dad had a long and loving life, during which he served his country as well as his community. In addition, Dad was a loving grandfather and a good friend to many. In the last years of Dad’s life, when he was ill, my brother Jim Slaght provided him with compassionate and constant care.