There will be a memorial celebration of life for Rick Blackmar of Green Valley, on Sunday, Jan. 16, 2022, at 2 PM at the American Legion Madera Post 131, 249 W. Esperanza Blvd, Green Valley. Rick passed away on October 5, 2021.

For those not able to attend in person but would like to view the event online, please email Russ Blackmar ( for details.

Update: Rick Blackmar's memorial, which was scheduled for January 16 at the American Legion, has been postponed to a yet undetermined date. When the event is eventually rescheduled, the family will make another announcement in this space.

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