De Ocejo, Blanca A., 86, of Palm Coast, formerly of West Hartford and Madison, CT, died on March 3, after a long battle with Alzheimer's. Born in Rodas, Cuba in 1927, she was an accounting professional and national Accounts Analyst for Aetna Life & Casualty, in Hartford, CT, for most of her career. Blanca was foremost a loving wife, mother, mother-in-law and grandmother ("Tata") to her surviving husband Jose Luis de Ocejo, her son Luis, her daughter-in-law Anne, grandchildren Timothy, Corinne and Christian, and her favorite pet-Halle. She is also survived by many relatives and close friends in South Florida and Connecticut. She will be missed by all of us. The family is most grateful to her fantastic caregivers-Minerva Marrero, Sandra Moraes and the staff of the Windsor of Palm Coast and Odyssey Hospice. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America To celebrate Blanca's life a Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Santa Maria del Mar Roman Catholic Church, 915 N. Central Ave, Flagler Beach, FL. 32136 on Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 11:00AM. Burial will be at Fairview Cemetery, West Hartford, CT at a later date. For online condolences go to: "online obituaries". Arrangements are in the care and trust of Craig-Flagler Palms Funeral Home.


Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on Mar. 5, 2013