Alva "Bud" Blackwell

Alva "Bud" Blackwell, 66, of 333 Forest Grove Avenue, Franklin Township, passed away on Thursday, July 9th in his residence. Born on February 20, 1943 in Coudersport, PA he was the son of the late Philip and Obelia Masker Blackwell. He married the former Carol Fosnaught on October 26, 1963. Bud retired in March of 2008 from Medusa after 35 years of service as a heavy equipment operator. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, woodworking and camping. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his son, Charles W. Blackwell of Portersville, a daughter and son-in-law, Debbie and John Miller of Shenango Township, 2 sisters: Dolores Sprague of Pittsburgh and Geraldine Blackwell of Rootstown, OH, a brother and sister-in-law, George W. and Ann Blackwell of New Castle and his mother-in-law, Hazel Fosnaught of Wampum. Visitation will be held on Sunday, July 12th from 2:00 to 5:00 PM in the Joseph A. Tomon, Jr. Funeral Home and Crematory, 97 Grim Avenue, Ellport. A funeral service will take place on Sunday following the visitation at 5:00 PM in the funeral home with Rev. David Wilson of the First United Methodist Church of Aliquippa, celebrant. Contributions can be made in Mr. Blackwell's name to the American Cancer Society through their website at www.cancer.org


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Lori Cimino

2009-08-05 00:00:00

Will always remember Christmas gatherings with my brother-in-law and family. My deepest sympathies to his family.


Cassi & TJ Fosnaught

2009-08-05 00:00:00

We will miss our Uncle very much. And will always remember the good times that we spent together. Our condolences to Aunt Carol, Cousins Debbie & Chuckie.


Cassi & TJ Fosnaught

2009-08-05 00:00:00


Cassi & TJ Fosnaught

2009-08-05 00:00:00


Cassi & TJ Fosnaught

2009-08-05 00:00:00


Cassi & TJ Fosnaught

2009-08-05 00:00:00


Richard C.Fosnaught

2009-07-11 00:00:00

To my Brother-N-Law that I had some great times Fishing&Hunting with&Just shooting the shit with!Remember you always!


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