It is with heartfelt sadness that the family of Esther Eva Blanchard announces her passing on Sunday February 17th 2013 with her family by her side.
Esther is survived by her loving husband William Blanchard of 46 years.
Her Children JoAnne(Mike), Judy(Keith), MaryAnne, Morris, Allen(Sandy), Jeanne(Cory) and Shawn.
Her beloved Grandchildren Mark, Dylan, Chynna, Micheal, Bryan, Roxanne, Keith Jr., Don Jr., Brooke, William, Steven, Alana, Joseph and Jessica.
Esther is also survived by numerous Great-Grandchildren, Sister and Brother in-law Darlene(Jerry) Woolsey, Nieces, Nephews and many special family members and friends that she held in her heart dearly.
Esther was an active member in the Baptist Church and her faith in the Lord was a comfort to her and her family.
She was predeceased by her parents Edwin and Florence Roen, siblings Martha, Melvin, Julie, Minard, Jean and Beatrice.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 21, 2013 from 7 until 9 p.m. at the First Fellowship Baptist Church,
A funeral service will be held at theFirst Fellowship Baptist Church on Friday February 22nd 2013at 1 p.m. with Ken Stainthorpe officiating.
If friends and family desire, memoriam donations may be to the St. Joseph's Hospital, c/o Green Funeral Home, Box 427, 600 Reid Avenue, Fort Frances, ON, P9A 3M8