Irene C. Blanchard, 63, of Laughlin Drive died Sunday (Jan. 24, 1999) in Mount St. Mary's Hospital, Lewiston, after a lengthy illness.
The former Irene Gandt was a Niagara Falls native.
A homemaker, Mrs. Blanchard enjoyed gardening and arts and crafts and was an avid reader.
Survivors include her husband of 42 years, William P.; a son, Michael P. of Kenmore; two daughters, Wendy M. Hazlett of Clarksville, Tenn., and Patti-Anne Mitchell of the Town of Niagara; a brother, Charles Gandt of Greensboro, N.C.; two sisters, Dorothy Zankowski and Virginia Gandt; and seven grandchildren.
Services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in Lane Funeral Home, 8622 Buffalo Ave.