Elizabeth A. Blanchard

1947 ∼ 2020

Elizabeth A. Blanchard

Elizabeth “Bette” Blanchard, 73, of East Falmouth, passed away on Friday, September 25, 2020. She was born in Oak Bluffs to the late Roger Denningham and Annie Amaral (Arruda).

Bette was a bus driver for the Falmouth Public Schools and worked as a certified nurse’s assistant before retiring. She could talk to anyone and made friends with everyone. She also enjoyed her membership with the Falmouth Elks.

She is survived by her children, Cheryl Pickering of Plainville, Tammy Bonds of Acushnet, and Trisha Lorenzana and her husband Miguel of Port Charlotte, FL; 8 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. She also leaves her siblings:  Theresa Baptiste of Vineyard Haven, George Packish of Falmouth, Mardell Francis and Emily Frank, both of Vineyard Haven, and Grace Rogers of Falmouth; and her former husband and dear friend, Fred Blanchard of Falmouth.

She was predeceased by her siblings: Robert, Bernice, Richard, and Clement Packish, and Marjorie Denningham.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00am on Wednesday, Sep. 30th at St. Anthony’s Church, 167 E. Falmouth Hwy (Route 28) in East Falmouth, or online at falmouthcatholic.org/live-stream. Burial will be private.


Wednesday, September 30, 2020 | 11:00 AM

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Elizabeth A. Blanchard

1947 ∼ 2020

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