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Nicholas Blubaugh

December 24, 1979 ~ September 19, 2021 (age 41)


Howard – Nick Blubaugh, 41, passed away on Sunday, September 19, 2021 at The Ohio State University Medical Center.

Nick was born December 24, 1979 to Timothy and Marie (Ridgway) Blubaugh. He was a member of the Green-Perrysville Fire Department, and a former Assistant Chief with the Monroe Township Fire Department.

He loved hunting, fishing, golfing, riding his motorcycle, paintballing on weekends, and craft beer, including brewery trips and even making his own batch.

Nick is survived by his mother, Marie (Ridgway) Blubaugh, of Howard, his sons, Isaac, Tyler, and Lukas Blubaugh, his fiancé, Stacy Clayton of Howard, grandparents, Carl and Maude Blubaugh of Howard, aunts, Julie (Vernon) Howell of Wooster, Susan (Greg) Loney of Mt. Gilead, and Pam (Tommy) Smith of North Carolina, Rebecca (Ron) Lock of Kentucky, Marcia (Lon) Lepley of Howard, Lisa  Blaisdell of Howard, and Polly (Gary) Hansen of Mount Vernon, uncles, Greg (Lisa) Blubaugh of Bellville, Tom (Diane) Ridgway of Danville, and Steven (Sandy) Ridgway of Minnesota,  and his many cousins.

He was preceded in death by his father, Tim, his grandparents, Rodney and Faith Ridgway, aunts and uncles, Cynthia Ridgway, Mary Lee Kirk, Marilyn Roberts, Joseph Ridgway, William and Mary Ridgway, and Jim Blaisdell.

A memorial visitation will be held from 4-7:00 Thursday September 23 at the Fischer Funeral Home in Danville. A public graveside service will take place 11:00 a.m. Friday, Sept. 24th at Workman Cemetery in Danville. Condolences can be shared with the family on his obituary page at

Memorial donations can be made to the Monroe Township Firemen’s Association, 43 S. Union St., Lucas 44843, or to the Green-Perrysville Fire Department, 181 E 3rd St, Perrysville, OH 44864.

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September 23, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Fischer Funeral Home
403 High Street
Danville, OH 43014

Graveside Service
September 24, 2021

11:00 AM
Workman Cemetery, Danville

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