Blanche (Devaney) Pelletier, 97, of New Hampshire, formerly of Fall River, widow of Adelard R. “Del” Pelletier, died Tuesday, October 9, 2012.
A retired garment worker, she was a member of ILGWU now UNITE and the Ladies of St. Anne Sodality of St. Anne Parish and was a volunteer in the Citizens for Citizens Hands at Home Program.
She leaves 3 children, Paul Pelletier and his wife Merry Lynn of Trumball, CT, Vivian Bernier and her husband Robert of Antrim, NH and Robert Pelletier and his wife Dolly of Greenville, SC; grandchildren, Jean-Pierre Bernier (Kristen), Jacques Bernier (Shannon), Cara Pelletier (Sean Nolan), Jon Pelletier (Stephanie), Valerie Meadows (Brian) and Jeffrey Sims (Janice); and many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
She was the daughter of the late Henry Devaney and Annie (Bernard) Devaney Levesque; the stepdaughter of the late John Levesque and the sister of the late Ruth LaForest, James Devaney and Irene Pelletier.
Her funeral will be held Saturday at 8:00 AM from the AUCLAIR FUNERAL HOME, 690 So. Main St., Fall River, with a funeral mass in St. Anne Church at 9:00 AM. Burial, Notre Dame Cemetery.
Visitation, Friday 4:00 to 8:00 PM. LARGE PARKING AREA and BARRIER-FREE ENTRANCE at the rear of funeral home. Online guest book at AuclairFuneralHome.com.