An earlier version misstated Mr. Blankley’s age and the year of his birth. He was 63, not 62, and he was born in 1948, not 1949. It also omitted two of his survivors, his mother, Beatrice Blankley, and his sister, Maggie Blankley.

A New York Times correction, issued after it verified other media outlets were correct in reporting Blankley’s age as 63

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