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Alsace L. "Lorraine" McCaulley Blanch
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Birth: Nov. 1, 1919
Cass County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 2003
Peoria County
Illinois, USA

Peoria - Lorraine Blanch, 84, of Peoria died at 6:40 a.m. Sunday, November 30, 2003, at her home.

Born November 1, 1919, in Chandlerville, IL to John and Sarah Friend McCaulley, she married Daniel Cook in Pekin. He preceded her in death. She later married Robert Blanch. He died July 3, 1986.

She also was preceded in death by two daughters, Nancy Jo Cook and Marsha Spiller.

Surviving are four sons, Daniel (and Barb) Cook Jr. of Jacksonville, IL, John (and Nancy) Cook, Ron (and Lynn) Cook and Robert (and Rita) Blanch, all of peoria; six daughters, Pat (and Jack) Defreitas, Linda (and Brent) Blakey, Sandy (and Gene) Williams and Sherry Covarrubias, all of Peoria, Janice (and Dean) Morgan of Bellevue and Susan (and Wayne) Morrison of Bartonville; three stepsons, Robert Blanch Jr. of Missouri, Marion "Bud" Blanch of East Peoria and Eddy Blanch of Sunnyland; one stepdaughter, Eleanor (and Bill) Mulligan of East Peoria; one brother, Bill McCaulley of East Peoria; one sister, Darlene Hess of Missouri; 27 grandchildren; 51 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

She was a housekeeper for the sisters at the Immaculate Conception Convent in West Peoria for more than 19 years, retiring in 1988.

She was a member of Crossroads Baptist Church in Peoria.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel, where visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today. The Rev. James Clark will officiate. Burial will be in Lutheran Cemetery.
Family links: 
  John Henry McCaulley (1880 - 1955)
  Sarah Adeline Friend McCaulley (1900 - 1977)
  Robert H. Blanch (1917 - 1986)
  Ronnie Dean Cook (1948 - 2014)*
  Marsha K. Blanch Spiller (1952 - 1995)*
  Alsace L. McCaulley Blanch (1919 - 2003)
  John Sewell McCaulley (1922 - 2000)*
  James Edward McCaulley (1923 - 1944)*
  Ethel Juanita McCaulley Oest (1927 - 2003)*
  Marjorie Darlene McCaulley Hess (1932 - 2009)*
*Calculated relationship
Lutheran Cemetery
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Aug 03, 2007
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Alsace L. Lorraine <i>McCaulley</i> Blanch
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