Robert J. Blaut
Robert J. Blaut, 97, of Alexandria, KY, passed away Monday, October 9, 2017 at St. Elizabeth Hospice, Edgewood, KY. Robert was a WW II Army Veteran and received the Bronze Star Medal and a Purple Heart for heroic or meritorious achievement of service. He was a machinist and retired from American Tool. Robert was preceded in death by his wife, Blanche Velma Lee Blaut (nee Clift) and a son, Robert “Bobby” Blaut, who was killed in action in the Viet Nam War. Robert is survived by many nieces and nephews. A Graveside Service with Military Honors will be held at the Alexandria Cemetery, 7 Spillman Drive, Alexandria, KY, on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 11:30 AM. Alexandria Funeral Home is serving the family. Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society or Wounded Warriors.