John Randolph Bland, a retired salesman, died Oct. 5 of
Born in Baltimore and raised in
A salesman, he sold calculators and frozen meat products at Dutterers of Manchester. He also worked in car sales and at the Bedding Barn.
He enjoyed the outdoors and as a young man hunted squirrel, quail, rabbit and pheasant. He also caught marlin, tuna, flounder and mackerel from charter boats out of Indian River Inlet in Delaware.
He enjoyed the history of
Services are private.
Survivors include two sons, Christopher Paul Bland of Forest Hill and