Michael Len Blair, 53, of Vine Grove, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 31, 2019, after several months of battling cancer.
After a recent short visit to his daughter’s home in Huntsville, he spent his last few days surrounded by family and friends. Lindsey, his daughter, was the light of his life and gave Mike the reason to fight every health challenge that came his way through the years. Mike’s life passions were his daughter, his dog, family, friends, motorcycles, rock concerts, and radio controlled flying. He was the club secretary and long-time member of the local Hardin County Radio Control Modelers of Elizabethtown.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Shirley Jean Blair and beloved dog, Angel.
He is survived by his daughter, Lindsey Mae Blair and son-in-law, William Cruse of Huntsville, AL, his father, Maxie Leon Blair of Vine Grove; three siblings, Kenny Blair and his wife, Karen, of Vine Grove, Stephen Blair and his wife, Jennifer, of San Antonio, Texas, Debbie (Blair) McFalls and her husband, Garry, of Vine Grove, 2 nieces and 2 nephews, Patrick McFalls, Kyle Blair, Lauren Blair Martin and her husband, James, and Stephanie Blair; two great-nephews and a great-niece: Connor Martin, Emmalee Martin, and Matthew Slocum, along with numerous cousins and second-cousins from the Leitchfield, Glasgow and Bowling Green areas.
Visitation is from 2pm to 4pm Saturday, August 3, at Chism Family Funeral Home.
A celebration of life is at 4pm Saturday, August 3, at Chism Family Funeral Home, Vine Grove, Kentucky. Directly following the service, members of the Hardin County Radio Control Modelers will do a flying salute outside the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Academy of Model Aeronautics Foundation, 5161 E. Memorial Dr., Muncie, IN 47302, (Modelaircraft.org/donate) in honor of Mike’s passion for model aviation.