Allen Blackhall

NILES, Ill. — Allen “Scott” Blackhall, 67, former 25-year resident of Iron Mountain, passed away from a short illness.

Scott enjoyed hunting, cribbage and spending time with family, especially his grandchildren.

Beloved husband of Banoly, née Meiki; loving father of Daniel (Nataliya) and Michael (Gina); devoted grandfather of William, Avery, Christina and Alexander; fond brother of Dixie (Daniel) Peterson, Jack (Katy) and Steve; and dear brother-in-law, uncle and friend of many.

Visitation will be on Friday, Feb. 17, from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m, at Colonial-Wojciechowski Funeral Home, 8025 W. Golf Road, Niles, Ill.

Funeral services will be on Saturday, Feb. 18, starting with prayers at 9 a.m., going in procession to St. Isaac Jogues Church for 9:30 a.m. Mass.

Interment to follow at Ridgewood Cemetery.

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The Colonial Wojciechowski Funeral Homes of Niles is assisting the family with arrangements.