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Robert L. Blankenship, 12, of Chillicothe


Robert L. Blankenship, 12, of Chillicothe, passed away May 31, 2023, at his residence, following lifelong complications.

He was born June 22, 2010, in Columbus, OH.  Robert was a student at the Pioneer Center in Chillicothe.

He is survived by his mother and step-father Kleaha and Reyes Martinez; brothers Kaidyn Brummett and Reymere Martinez; his sister Kai’lee Brummett; his maternal grandparents Richard and Debra Brummett, and Tara Cunningham; aunts and uncles Richard Brummett, Enola Cruz, and Ashley Cottrill; and his nurse Angie from the Pioneer Center who cared for him every day at school.

His funeral service will be held at 1pm Tuesday, June 6, at the Haller Funeral Home & Crematory with Pastor Mitch Salyers officiating.  Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 11am until 1pm Tuesday at the funeral home.