Amber Blackburn (December 11, 1987 - March 28, 2011) was a contributing writer of Knights of the Dinner Table magazine and the daughter of Knights of the Dinner Table creator Jolly R. Blackburn.
Blackburn, Amber Kay 23, of Waukegan passed away on Monday, March 28, 2011 at Vista Medical Center East in Waukegan, IL. She was born December 11, 1987 in Germany and had been a Waukegan resident for the past six years. Amber was a member Cross and Crown Lutheran Church in Arlington Heights, IL and graduated from Waukegan High School in 2009. She is survived by her parents, Jolly and Barbara (nee Mack) Blackburn of Waukegan; paternal grandparents, Glen and Edwina Blackburn of Marion, IN, maternal grandmother, Dorotha Mack of Marion, IN; also by 3 aunts, 4 uncles and many cousins. She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, John Mack. Memorial Service will be 2:00 P.M. Sunday, April 3, 2011 at Lakeview Wesleyan Church In Marion, IN. Donations in Amber's memory may be made to Easter Seals. Local arrangements by PETERSON & PATCH FUNERAL HOME 408 N. Sheridan Rd. Waukegan, IL. www.petersonpatchfuneralhome.com