Rita A. Blais

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Rita A. (Dvoresky) Blais, of Bridgewater, passed away at home April 4, 2013. She was 65. Born in Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Helen (Courtney) and John Dvoresky. Raised and educated in Brockton, Rita worked many years as an insurance claims manager. She was an avid golfer and loved to travel. She is survived by her husband David E. Blais of Bridgewater; her children, Kelly A. DeVincentis and her husband Carmine, Sherry Sheehan and her fianc Jeff Krauthamer and Jody Cooke and her husband Brian; she was the sister of Linda Bradbury and the late Donna Pineau. She was cherished as a Nana by her seven grandchildren, CJ, Molly, Alyssa, Maggie, Kristin, Julia and Emma. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in honor of Rita to Margaret's Mission for Ovarian Cancer Awareness, P.O. Box 426111, Cambridge, MA 02142.

Published in The Bridgewater Independent from Apr. 6 to Apr. 13, 2013