VICTOR BLANCO (1918 - 2011)

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  • "Dear Betty, I am deeply sorrow after learning about Victor..."
    - Hugo Levato
  • "Betty, We are both sad to hear about Victor. I can still..."
    - Pete And Marlla Reuter
  • "What a wonderful. gentle man. We will miss him."
    - Susan George Baczynski
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Dr. Victor Blanco, 93, of Vero Beach, FL, died March 8, 2011 at Indian River Medical Center, Vero Beach.

Born in Guayama, Puerto Rico, he had lived in Vero Beach for 21 years, coming from La Serena, Chile.

He served in the US Army Air Force in the Pacific Theater during World War II. A leader in astronomical research, he was mentor to many prominent scientists in the field.

Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Betty M. Blanco of Vero Beach; one son, Daniel R. Blanco of Oracle, AZ; one step-son, David Mintz of South Orange, NJ; and one step-daughter, Elizabeth Vitell of Chicago, IL.

Services will be at the convenience of the family from the Strunk Funeral
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Published online on Mar. 10, 2011 courtesy of Strunk Funeral Home and Crematory.
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