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Wayne Blanchard

June 27, 1940 ~ June 13, 2021 (age 80)

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Wayne Blanchard, 80, of Waterbury, passed away peacefully at his home, on Sunday, June 13, 2021. He was the loving husband of the late Pauline (Fountaine) Blanchard.

Wayne was born in Waterbury, on June 27, 1940, the son of Everette and Minnie (Mertz) Blanchard.

He worked at Farrel Manufacturing in Waterbury as a Foreman and a Plater.

Wayne loved fishing, hunting, woodworking, camping, and traveling cross country, but most of all, he loved spending time with his family -  especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He leaves behind his five children: Christine (Steve) Mancini, Wayne (Cindy) Blanchard, Thomas (Loraine) Blanchard, Theresa Barbera, and John Blanchard. He also leaves behind 14 grandchildren, and 17 great-grandchildren.

A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, June 18, at Colasanto Funeral Home, 932 Bank St., Waterbury, from 8:00 am, to 9:30 am, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial, at St. Joseph Parish, 46 Congress Ave., Waterbury, at 10:00 am. Burial to immediately follow, at All Saints Cemetery,  203 Spring Lake Rd., Waterbury.

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 Service Information

June 18, 2021

8:00 AM to 9:30 AM
Colasanto Funeral Home
932 Bank St.
Waterbury, CT 06708

Mass of Christian Burial
June 18, 2021

10:00 AM
St Joseph Parish
46 Congress Ave.
Waterbury, CT 06708

Burial to follow
June 18, 2021

11:30 AM
All Saints Cemetery
203 Spring Lake Rd.
Waterbury, CT 06706

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