Posted: Sat 6:32 PM, Mar 23, 2013
Funeral Home: Leavitt Funeral Home
Alfred H. Blizzard, 82 of Belpre, Ohio died at the Camden Clark Medical Center, on Saturday. He was born in Portsmouth, Ohio on September 16, 1930 and was the son of the late Mary Blizzard Gamble. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran having served 1949 to 1950 and 1951 to 1952 and retired from the reserves in 1960. He served at Edwards Air Force Base with some of the greatest in history. In 1954 he married Helen (Vicki) Phillips in Detroit, Michigan who preceded him in death in 2004. He was a founding member of the Viking Fabrications of Marietta in 1962 and served as Vice President, General Manager and Senior Estimator over the years until his retirement. He enjoyed working with flowers, shrubbery, collecting bricks, old tools, watching NASCAR, other sports. He enjoyed all forms of Wildlife and nature and loved his family dearly.
Survivors include his four children, Lynne (Mike) McGuire, Rick (Mikki) Blizzard, Renee Clegg, and Robby (Dee) Blizzard all of the Belpre area. Four grandchildren, Shayne (Carry) Wilson, Belpre, Rhiannon Blizzard, Belpre, Katy Clegg, Washington State, and Kyle Blizzard, Florida.
He was preceded in death by his mother, and his wife.
Services will be on Wednesday at 11:00 AM at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre with burial in the Evergreen Cemetery Belpre. Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.LeavittFuneralHome.com.