Lydia W. Blanchette (1944 - 2018)

Obituary
  • "Lydia was my dear friend from the first day we met in 1972...."
    - Mickey Fitzgerald

Lydia W. Blanchette
12/25/1944 - 06/11/2018
Lydia W. Blanchette, 73, New Smyrna Beach, died Monday, June 11, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family. Lydia was born in Gustavus, OH and had been a resident of the area sine 1955, coming from her birthplace. She was a former Librarian at Sacred Heart Catholic School and member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, New Smyrna Beach. Survivors include her husband of 54 years, Joseph H. "Joe" Blanchette; two sons, Joe (Chris) Blanchette, Jr. and Geoff Blanchette of the Philippines; one daughter, Margaret Fitori of Downingtown, PA; one sister, Nita (Cecil) Bosworth of New Smyrna Beach; ten grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Memorial Mass will be 11 AM Friday, June 15, 2018 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, New Smyrna Beach. Cremation will be by Dudley Crematory, New Smyrna Beach. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, 2701 Maitland Center Parkway, Suite 100, Maitland, FL 32751.

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1108 North Dixie Freeway
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Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal from June 11 to June 12, 2018