Richard "Ted" Blackmer was a long time resident of Grand Haven, Michigan. He was dearly devoted to Rachel, his wife of 46 years. He served in the army, wrote for the Senior Perspectives, volunteered at Dispute Resolution Services, and was a Big Brother. In addition, he loved his Savior greatly and served as he could. Blackmer was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints and a Patriarch. Blackmer was a beloved father and grandfather. He died September 2013.
His book "Eternal Youth" (2013) is a posthumous publication.
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