Dennis Blanchard


Dennis Gary

On May 16, 2014, Dennis Gary Blanchard was called home. He was born in Toledo, Ohio on January 12, 1936.

He served in the Air Force as an airplane mechanic technician from 1955 to 1963. Dennis was the pioneer and owner of TiViT smoke shops and waterbeds between 1969 -1982. He worked as a master woodworker, and was an avid and talented abstract artist.

He is survived by his wife, Patricia; 5 children, Darren, Shawn, Shelly, Drew, and Darcie and his sister, Sandy Miley. He was preceded in death by parents, Raymond I. Blanchard and Virginia May Moser.

He has been cremated and his remains given to his wife and children.

Published in Toledo Blade on May 25, 2014