William was born January 2, 1934 in Sturgis, S. Dak. He lived a full life, having served in the navy 4 years followed by 4 years in the Air Force. He held many jobs all ending with retirement from Alaska's department of corrections.
William was preceeded in death by Julius G Blacketer, Crystal Marie Taylor Blacketer and his brother Norman Blacketer.
He is survived by his beloved wife, Carlene ; his children, Norman Blacketer, Darrell Franke, William Svec, Lori Hanley, George Blacketer , Eric Blacketer and many grandchildren and great grandchildren. He will missed by all who loved him.
Family and friends are invited to sign William’s online guest book at www.coffeltfuneral.com.
Arrangements are under the care of Coffelt Funeral Service.