MANCHESTER - Stacie Elizabeth Blanchette, 49, died at her home on July 13, 2014, surrounded by members of her loving family. She was born on Oct. 7, 1964, at Westover Air Force Base in Chicopee, Mass., the daughter of Herb Merrill and the late Connie (Neveu) Merrill.She attended Rivier College and received a bachelor's degree and later went back to college at NHTI in Concord. Stacie used her education in her job as an X-ray technician with Dartmouth-Hitchcock. When Stacie wasn't working, she loved being with her two girls. She also loved to travel and enjoyed hiking and climbing mountains. She was also a big sports fan as well as a motorcycle enthusiast.Besides her father, Herb Merrill, Stacie is also survived by her daughters, Leah and Nicole Blanchette; her sister, Kris Gauthier, and her husband, Mike; her niece and nephew, Kacie and Justin Gauthier; her aunts and uncles, Gael and John Romei and Claude and Dotty Neveu and Carl and Elaine Neveu..
SERVICES: There will be no visiting hours. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, July 21, at 9:30 a.m. at St. Joseph the Worker Parish, 777 W. Hollis St. in Nashua. Family and friends are invited to attend.In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make a memorial contribution to the
, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718 or to the National Breast Cancer
Foundation Inc., 2600 Network Blvd., Suite 300, Frisco, Texas 75034.The Davis Funeral Home, One Lock St., Nashua, has been placed in charge of arrangements. An online guest book is available at www.davisfuneralhomenh.com