Lifetime Delta resident Robert E. Blaine died Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, at his home. He was 102.
No services are planned.
Mr. Blaine was born in North Delta Aug. 12, 1913, to William and Olive (Reynolds) Blaine. He graduated from Delta High School in 1930. He attended Blair Buiness College in Colorado Springs.
He married Fada Holder on Oct. 8, 1938, in Grand Junction.
Mr. Blaine worked in banking.
He was a member of Delta Elks Lodge #1235 and was active in Kiwanis in the past. He played golf until the age of 95. He enjoyed reading, working crossword puzzles and watching Colorado professional sports.
He is survived by his sons, Daniel (Cindy) Blaine of Hawaii and Costa Rica and Dennis (Susan) Blaine of Delta; and two grandchildren, Jamison Blaine and Sarah (Saige) Taff.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Fada Blaine; one brother, Howard Blaine; and a sister, Leota Smith.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory handled the arrangements.
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