passed away Monday April 10, 2017.

Loving brother of Robert Blecha and the late Marilyn Dachsteiner; dearest uncle of Christina Ray, Tony Ray, Dominic Ray, Tracey (Diane) Ray, Stacey (Claire) Ray; our dear great uncle, cousin and friend to many.

Services: Funeral at KUTIS AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151 Gravois Rd., Friday April 14, 9 a.m. Interment J.B. National Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the  American Lung Association.  Visitation Thursday, 4-8 pm.