SUNDERLAND — John Raymond Blair, 68, of Sunderland, Md., passed away on May 20, 2020, in Washington, D.C.

Visitation will be at 10 a.m., Friday, May 29, 2020, at Mt. Harmony United Methodist Church.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m., Friday, May 29, 2020, at Mt. Harmony United Methodist Church with Pastor Faith of Mt. Harmony United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will follow at Southern Memorial Gardens. Arrangements are by Rausch Funeral Home.

John was born in Frederick, Md., to William Blair and Ellen Preston on March 22, 1952. He attended Calvert County High School in Prince Frederick, Md. He graduated from the University of Maryland. He worked as a line technician for Verizon telephone company.

John is preceded in death by his father, William Blair, mother, Ellen Preston, sister, Margaret, and brother, Thomas.

John is survived by his brother, Roy Blair, sister-in-law, Yanping Lin, nephew, Robert Blair, and sister-in-law, Barbara Blair.

The Blair family wishes to extend our sincere thanks to the doctors and nurses at George Washington University Hospital, to Pastor Faith of Mt. Harmony United Methodist church, and to John’s friends who have supported us in this difficult time.

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