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“Pat and I had a lot of good times together, from working on various cars to shooting and hunting. I will miss him greatly. Prayers always, Pat. ”
1 of 5 | Posted by: Dan Waldschmidt - Naples, FL

“Uncle Pat ( Snapper) I will miss you greatly. Rest in peace now. Know that your family misses you and is praying for you. You are with Helen...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Ed Waldschmidt - Fort Wayne, IN

“The last time I ran into Pat was in night court in about 1965 or 66. We both were there paying fines for speeding(separate events). He must have been...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Robin Russell - Columbus, IN

“Unable to attend service, but sending condolences from a Bishop Luers classmate '63 to friends and family ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Roberta Allen - Fort Wayne, IN

“Uncle Pat, you will be missed greatly. I know that you are happy now that you and Helen are together again. Love you! ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Janet Waldschmidt - Fort Wayne, IN

Patrick E. Blackburn, 73, passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in Kokomo, IN, Patrick worked as an independent stock trader. He was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church. Surviving are his step-children, Martin Miller, Amy Rose, and Laura Smith; sister, Shirley Waldschmidt, brother, Michael Blackburn both of Fort Wayne; brother, James (JoAnn) Blackburn of Columbia City, IN. Patrick was preceded in death by wife, Helen Blackburn; and parents, Russell and Ruth Blackburn. Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 am, Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at St. Jude Catholic Church, 2130 Pemberton Dr, with one hour prior. Burial in Catholic Cemetery. Preferred memorials are Masses. To sign the online guest book, go to