David “Blinky” Blinkhorn, 53, of Riverside passed away peacefully September 22, 2013 at home surrounded by his loving wife/caregiver Susan (Corrado) Blinkhorn, his stepchildren Alicia Corrado, Keith Corrado and his wife Crystal and his grandson Jayden Corrado. He was the beloved son of Irving Blinkhorn Sr. and Barbara Maguire.
David was an equipment operator for Clean Harbors Environmental Services for the last 22 years before his illness. He is also survived by his brothers Jim, Dean, Bobby and Jeff Blinkhorn and his twin sister Dawne Ciambrone. David will be sadly missed by his family and friends.
Calling hours for David will be held on Saturday, Sept. 28, from 2 to 5 p.m. with a funeral service to follow immediately in the Smith-Mason Funeral Home, 398 Willett Ave., Riverside. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his memory to Hematology Oncology 1220 Pontiac Avenue Suite 101, Cranston, R.I., 02920; R.I. Hospital Cancer Center 593 Eddy Street, Providence, R.I. 02903; or VNA of Care New England, 51 Health Lane, Warwick, R.I., 02886. Visit www.smithmason.com for on-line condolence.