Edward H. Blanchard Obit
years; Petit, Area Obituaries Edward H. Blanchard Edward H. Blanchard, 77, of 43 Fair-view St., who was a retired employe of the DÂ£H Railroad Railroad and Fox Hospital, died December 14 in Bailey Nursing Home, where he had been a patient for one year. Funeral services will be at 3:30 p. m. Tuesday at Bookhout Funeral Home, with the Rev. William H. Heapps, pastor of Elm Park Methodist Church, officiating. officiating. The body will' be placed in the f u n e r a l vault for burial later in One- onla Plains Cemetery. Mr. Blanchard was born Dec. 13, 1881, in Sacketts Harbor, son of Willis E. and Frances (Hall) Blanchard. He married Mercy Baker in Oneonta, Aug. 22, 1D05. She died Oct. 25, 1955. He had been a resident of Oneonta for 70 years. Surviving are one brother, Carl, of Schenectady; one sister, Mrs. Lucy Black, 16'/ 2 Columbia St., and several nieces and nephews. Friends may call at their convenience convenience at the funeral home until service time.