William Michael Blinkinsop, 48, of Clinton, Iowa, passed away Friday, April 16, 2021 surrounded by his family. A graveside service will be held at a later date in Clinton, Iowa. Honorary pallbearers are Joey Fratianni, Colin Sullivan and Michael Burns. Memorial contributions may be directed to his family and will be sent to Gift of Life Donor Program.
Bill was born September 11, 1972 in Clinton, Iowa, son of William Ray and Cheryl Marie (McClintock) Blinkinsop. He graduated from the Clinton High School, Class of 1991. He continued his education at Western Illinois University and received a degree in Criminal Justice, and was a part of the golf team there.
Bill is survived by his daughter, Morgan Blinkinsop; mother, Cheryl Fuller; three sisters, Kristin (Randy) O’Connor and her three children, Julie (Andy) Pavich and her two children and Linda (Scott) Simanson. Bill is preceded in death by his father, William Ray Blinkinsop; paternal grandparents, Helen Blinkinsop; maternal grandparents, George and Marguerite McClintock.