July 3, 1994 – August 1, 2018
William "Kurt" Blanton was born on July 3, 1994 in Webster, Texas, and passed away on August 1, 2018 in Deer Park, Texas. Kurt leaves behind his mother, Valery Schilling Blanton; his father Kevin Roy Blanton and step-mother Carolyn Blanton; his brother James Kyle Blanton; step-brother Don Harp; step-sisters Melissa Sattler and Carolyn Jowell; grandmothers Betty Schilling of Deer Park and Fay Jolliff of Hemphill, Texas; uncles James Michael Schilling, Mark Blanton, Chris Blanton, and John Blanton; aunts Terri Hiaumet and Sylvia Blanchard; many other aunts, uncles, numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, James Daniel Schilling and his great-grandparents Ivan and Noelly Johnson, and Hillery and Eunice Stogner.
Kurt was happiest when he was outdoors, he loved hunting most of all, but enjoyed fishing, kayaking, and road trips with his Uncle John or he was simply happy just to be in the woods. Kurt had a big, loving heart, he loved being with friends and family including children and his loveable dog Abby.
A visitation for Kurt will be held Monday, August 6, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Forest Park East Funeral Home, 21620 Gulf Freeway, Webster, Texas 77598 with a Celebration of Life to follow at 3:00 p.m. and interment at Forest Park East Cemetery. A reception will follow the interment from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
He will always be missed by his friends and family, but the memories of him will remain.
- Visitation Monday, August 6, 2018
- Celebration of Life Monday, August 6, 2018
- Committal Service Monday, August 6, 2018
- Reception Monday, August 6, 2018
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August 5, 2018
August 5, 2018
I won't be able to be there as ur body is laid to rest. But i want u to hear my prayers as I thank the lord you are home. Kurt was the type of guy u either got or you didnt. You were either with him or against him. He, just like each of us had faults. But he had enough charter to claim them and enough courage to continue to grow. Even at his hardest points. Im not saying we were best friends. But he knew in the end we.were friends. And I'll continue to.cherish the memories and the moments I was blessed with. Fly high brother man. Love u.
August 3, 2018
Betty, Valerie and family,
My heart breaks in the loss of your precious Kurt..
My first remembrance of Kurt was seeing him come to church with his Grandmother and sing praises and worship Jesus..I know he's with Jesus now with his Grandfather Jim..
My prayers are with you and I love you dearly..