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Lester Elmer Blanchard
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Birth: Feb. 25, 1918
Monarch
Duchesne County
Utah, USA
Death: May 24, 2004
Clearfield
Davis County
Utah, USA

SYRACUSE Lester Elmer Blanchard, 86 passed away May 24, 2004 at the Rocky Mountain Care Center.

He was born February 25, 1918 to William Henry and Lovina Jones Blanchard. He served in the US Army during World War II, seeing action in France, Germany and Austria.

Lester married Lila Rhea Gentry on August 24, 1942 in Duchesne, UT. They were sealed in the Salt Lake Temple on April 25, 1969. They were married for 61 years. He was a member of the LDS Church. He loved fishing hunting and enjoyed gardening.

He is survived by his wife, and four children, Raymond Blanchard, Brigham City, UT; Barbara B. (Robert) Smith, Farmington, UT; Lynn L. Blanchard, Las Vegas, NV; and Curtis Jones (Jeanne) Blanchard, Washington. He is also survived by one sister, Lila Dayley; 8 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents, 3 siblings and a granddaughter, Kimberly.

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Henry Blanchard (1888 - 1969)
  Lovina Elizabeth Jones Blanchard (1889 - 1940)
 
 Spouse:
  Lila Rhea Gentry Blanchard (1923 - 2013)*
 
 Children:
  Lynn L. Blanchard (1949 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Golda Blanchard Beddes (1916 - 1996)*
  Lester Elmer Blanchard (1918 - 2004)
  Lee Arnold Blanchard (1921 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Aug. 24, 1942
Raymond Barbara Lynn Curtis
 
Burial:
Syracuse Cemetery
Syracuse
Davis County
Utah, USA
Plot: Plat E/Block 6/Lot 11/Pos 1
 
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Originally Created by: rcthomp
Record added: Aug 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57113105
Lester Elmer Blanchard
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Lester Elmer Blanchard
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 Added: Jan. 18, 2013
 
 
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