Saturday, September 8, 2012
Richard Donald Blevins, BHS 1941
Burbank Leader, November 22, 1989
Richard Donald Blevins, 66, died November 20, 1989 in Sepulveda. Born in Bakersfied, he lived in Burbank all his life. He played football at Burbank High School, Oceanside Junior College and the Univserity of Southern California. Blevins served in the Army Air Corps, and was a gunner in the attack on Iwo Jima. He is a recipient of two Distinguished Flying Crosses and one Air Medal.
Mr. Blevins is survived by his wife, Annabel; daughter, KaryBlevins; sisters, Willa Blevins and JoAnn Bedigan. Rosary and Mass will be held at 11 am Friday in the chapel of the Sepulveda Veterans Hosipital, 16111 Plummer Street. Burial is at the Riverside Military Cemetery.