HOOKSETT - Yvette T. Blandina, 83, died March 2, 2013, at Concord Regional Visiting Nurses Association Hospice House following a brief illness.
She was born in Manchester on Dec. 22, 1929, the daughter of Augusta and Rose (Fontaine) L'Heureux.
Prior to her retirement she had worked for Sanders Associates and Elliot Hospital.
She enjoyed visiting the Sisters of the Precious Blood Monastery, where she would often light a candle for her deceased loved ones or those in need.
She was predeceased by her husband of 21 years, James Blandina, on Oct. 16, 1973.
Family members include her daughter, Deborah Boisclair and her husband Kenneth of Hooksett; two sons, Danny J. Blandina and his significant other, Susan Neil, of New Boston, Michael Blandina of Norwood, Mass.; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one brother, Robert G. L'Heureux of Manchester, and several nieces and nephews. She was also predeceased by one brother, Roland G. L'Heureux in 1982.
services: There are no calling hours.
A memorial Mass of Christian burial will take place on Thursday at 10 a.m. in Holy Rosary Church, Hooksett. Committal prayers will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Yvette's name to the Concord Regional VNA & Hospice House, 30 Pillsbury St., Concord, 03301, or visit www.crvna.org
J.N. Boufford & Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
For more information, visit www.bouffordfuneralhome.com