Teddy L. Blunk, age 82 of Findlay, passed away at 6:01 a.m. on Thursday, September 12, 2019 at the Bridge Hospice Care Center in Findlay. He was born on July 5, 1937 in Findlay, Ohio to Theodore and Alverna (Wuerts) Blunk.
Teddy married Amelia "Amy" Ann Fenton on July 1, 1961. She preceded him in death on March 6, 1995. Teddy is survived by his children: Kathy Precht, Timothy (Gail) Blunk, Mark (Kim) Blunk, Denny (Lana) Blunk, and Amber (Danny) Thomas; grandchildren: Tyler (Nevar) Campbell of St. Petersburg, FL, Cody (Ashley) Campbell of North Carolina, Cody Precht, Shawn Precht and Nicole Precht of Minnesota, Reed Blunk and Dalton Blunk of Findlay, OH, Hope (Joe) Armand of Indianapolis, IN, Dylan Blunk of Cincinnati, OH, Storm Kindle of Powell, OH, Calthy Kindle (Steven LaRue) of Ada, OH, and Colton (Amy), Lacey and Leah Thomas of Findlay, OH; 3 great grandchildren with 2 more on the way; and a sister, JoAnne Janes. He also leaves behind his beloved best buddy companion dog, Spencer.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Sherri Campbell, and his brothers Charles Blunk, Earl Blunk, and Everette Toland.
In the 1960s Teddy was a Findlay police officer. He later went on to be a truck driver and retired as a teamster. He was a mechanic and was often found in the garage helping others work on their cars. He loved OSU, racing, and was a dirt track racer in car #49.
Visitation will be held from 2-4:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at KIRKPATRICK-BEHNKE FUNERAL HOME 500 Lima Avenue, Findlay, Ohio. Funeral service will start at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home with Chaplain Tomas Pistora officiating. The family asks that visitors dress casually in OSU apparel to honor Teddy. Burial will follow at Bishop Cemetery.
Memorials in Teddy's honor can be made to the Humane Society and SPCA of Hancock County, 4550 Fostoria Avenue, Findlay, Ohio 45840.
Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.kirkpatrickbehnke.com.