of Norfolk, VA
March 20, 1940
June 23, 2018
handled by Bachelor-Surber Funeral Home
Jon Blackwood Age 78
Passed away June 23, 2018 in Norfolk, Virginia
He was born March 20, 1940 in Belleville, Kansas, the son of Byron Blackwood and Helen (Clark) Blackwood Ross.
He joined the National Guard in 1957, and the U.S.Army from 1958 -1961 and joined the U.S. Navy in 1962 and proudly served his country for 31 years before retiring as a Master Chief.
He is survived by two daughters, Rachelle (Kenny) Rankin of Amsterdam, MO, Darcie Blackwood of Harrisonville, MO,, three grandsons, one sister, Liz (Kent) Swaney of Derby, KS
Cremation was chosen
There will be no visitation.
Graveside services will be held 11:00 AM, Saturday, August 4, 2018, Belleville Cemetery, Belleville, KS.
Military graveside services will be conducted by the U.S. Navy Honor Guard
Inurnment will be in Belleville Cemetery, Belleville, KS
Memorials may be given to Jon Blackwood Memorial Fund.
Bachelor-Surber Funeral Home, Belleville, KS in charge of arrangements