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Blanche Eva Plew Parish
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Birth: Nov. 22, 1912
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jul. 3, 1985
Clarke County
Iowa, USA

Wife of John Baptist Delpierre and Thomas W. Parrish. Daughter of William Franklin Plew and Blanche Ellen Gookin


Chariton, Iowa
Tuesday, July 16, 1985


Blanche Eva Parish was born November 22, 1912 to Frank and Ellen Plew in Des Moines, Ia., and passed away July 3, 1985 at the age of 72.

She had resided most of her life in Chariton, Ia., then from 1961 to 1985 she resided in Osceola at the Leisure Manor.

Blanche was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Madaline Plew, and Katherine Balduchi; brothers, Ted, Charles, James and Dick Plew; her husband, Thomas Wm. Parish; and infant son, Raymond T. Parish.

Survivors are her daughter, Madaline Potts, of Osceola, Ia.; sons, Bill Delpierre and Pete Parish, of Chariton; son-in-law, Bill Potts; and daughter-in-law, Margaret Delpierre; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; four brothers, Glen, of Sunrise Beach, Mo., Leo and Ray, of Des Moines, Ia. and Harold of Rock Springs, Wyo.; and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, July 6th at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, services by Father James Freeman. Burial was in the Chariton Cemetery.

Pallbearers were James Plew, Steve Plew, John Deming, Norman Tuttle, Gary Weber and Craig Anderson. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

Obituary courtesy of Darlene Arnold
Family links: 
  William Franklin Plew (1878 - 1946)
  Blanche Ellen Gookin Plew (1881 - 1933)
  John Baptist Delpierre (1904 - 1965)
  Thomas William Parrish (1897 - 1976)
  John William Delpierre (1934 - 1986)*
  Raymond Thomas Parrish (1945 - 1945)*
  Madaline Ellen Plew (1908 - 1909)*
  James William Plew (1910 - 1915)*
  Blanche Eva Plew Parish (1912 - 1985)
  Charles Edward Plew (1915 - 1918)*
*Calculated relationship
Chariton Cemetery
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Section A Row 33 N-S Grave 2
Created by: Skip
Record added: Nov 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44890816
Blanche Eva <i>Plew</i> Parish
Added by: Doris Christensen
Blanche Eva <i>Plew</i> Parish
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Added by: G. William Whitworth Jr
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- Skip
 Added: Feb. 2, 2015

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