WILLIAM B. BLACKWELL passed away May 12, 2008 in Pueblo. William was born in Pueblo on July 7, 1950 and had lived here his entire life. He was employed in the wholesale plumbing business for many years. Bill is survived by his wife Patricia Blackwell of Pueblo, children William (Bonnie) Blackwell of Pueblo, Philip Blackwell of Arvada, Steven Blackwell of Colorado Springs, step-children, Scott Takeda of Pueblo, Melissa (Shannon) Bender of Denver, Melody Takeda of Pueblo, a sister, Judy (John) Cook of Washington, grandchildren, Kayla, Keri, and Kennidee Blackwell as well as numerous nephews, a niece, cousins, aunts and uncles, Cremation in the Davis Crematory. A memorial service will be held on Friday, May 16, 2008 at 2:00 PM in the Community of Christ Church, 66 Blackburn in Pueblo.