Robert Mallick Blair, 1921-2021
100 year old WW II Veteran, US Army
Last updated 12/5/2021 at 1:09pm
Robert Mallick Blair of Lake Wales, 100, passed away on November 29, 2021, in Orlando, FL. Born April 9, 1921, in Pittsburgh, PA, he lived in Beaver County most of his life.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Milton and Mary Jane Blair, and his wife Betty Jean Chaffee Blair. He is survived by his stepdaughters Carla Maddox and Linda Cruz and five step grandchildren, and several cousins.
Blair was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served in the Pacific Theater during WWII.
He was a member of the New Horizon Methodist Church, Haines City, FL, where he lived after his retirement from American Bridge Co., Ambridge, Pennsylvania.
Graveside service will be held on December 9, 2021, at 11:00 am at Highwood Cemetery located at 2800 Brighton Rd. in Pittsburgh. In lieu flowers, please consider making a donation to the American Cancer Society.