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Blaine Kilmer

Blaine Kilmer

Saturday, July 22nd, 1950 Tuesday, May 7th, 2019

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Obituary for Blaine Lewis Kilmer

Blaine Lewis Kilmer, 68, of Carney Road, Ulster Park, Town of Esopus, died Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at HealthAlliance Hospital, Broadway Campus, following complications from diabetes.

He was born in Kingston, NY on July 22nd, 1950, a son of the late Earl and Dorothy (Lewis) Kilmer.

A former resident of South Wall Street, Kingston, he was a graduate of Kingston High School class of 1968, and was employed by Central Hudson, both as a lineman for 18 years and then as an estimator for 20 years. He retired 2010.

A member of the Ulster County Bass Masters, he enjoyed fishing and hunting. Blaine was a sports enthusiast who served as a coach for the Handlebar Girls Softball team and as umpire for the girls softball little league in the Kingston American League.

He is survived his wife Nancy (Gardner) Kilmer, two children, Cynthia Lee (Chuck) Hover of Hudson and David (Margaret) Kilmer of Charleston, SC, one step-daughter, Kristin J. (Nick) Villano of California, two grandchildren, Tyler Dunn of Syracuse and Emily Kilmer of Charleston, SC, one niece, Denise Kilmer, one nephew, Danny (Debbie) Brown, and his rescue boxer, Beau.

He is predeceased by one brother, Dennis Lee Kilmer (1989) and nephew Joe Brown.

Blaine's family will receive friends on Sunday, May 12, 2019 at the Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home, 339 Broadway, Ulster Park, from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

The service will be held 11:00 am, Monday, May 13, 2019 at the funeral home, The Rev. Arlene B. Dawber, celebrant. Burial will follow at Wiltwyck Rural Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions in Blaine's memory to a charity of choice.

Send an expression of condolence by visiting Blaine's Book of Memories: www.GVVFH.com

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  • Visitation

    Sunday, May 12th, 2019 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home
    339 Broadway
    Ulster Park, NY
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    Sunday, May 12th, 2019
    1:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Service

    Monday, May 13th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home
    339 Broadway
    Ulster Park, NY
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Monday, May 13th, 2019
    11:00am
    Officiant
    Rev. Arlene B. Dawber
  • Interment

    Monday, May 13th, 2019 |
    Wiltwyck Rural Cemetery
    145 Pine Grove Ave
    Kingston, NY
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    Monday, May 13th, 2019

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Nancy, I'm so sorry to hear of Blaine's passing. My heart is aching for you. Love, Jane
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