Arthur Blanock

October 13, 1927 ~ March 4, 2022 (age 94)

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Arthur Blanock age 94, was born in Hamtramck, Michigan on October 13, 1927, and passed away in Detroit, Michigan on March 4, 2022. Loving father to Lenore (Paul) Thornhill, Karen (Michael) McDonald, and Darlene (Russell) Petipren. Treasured grandfather to Kyle (Robyn), Randy (Stacey), Eric, and Jason (Tracy). Proud and Adored great grandfather to Reagan, Chase, Bonnie, Owen, and Mirielle.  He was preceded in death by his wife Dolores Blanock.

Arthur spent his free time traveling; living new adventures with his wife and enjoying his family and “lake life” at Houghton Lake. His many loves were fishing, baseball games, parties, telling jokes, music, and dancing.  He will be dearly missed by everyone who knew and loved him.

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