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Blanche Harriet Pollet Gorsh
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Birth: Aug. 30, 1911
Granite Falls
Yellow Medicine County
Minnesota, USA
Death: May 24, 2006
Cedar Rapids
Linn County
Iowa, USA

Blanche H. Gorsh, 94 of 706 Blairs Ferry Rd NE, died Wednesday, May 24, 2006, in the Mercy Medical Center after a brief illness. Services 11 am Saturday, Cedar Memorial Chapel of Memories, Burial Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery.
Surviving are her three sons and three daughters, along with two sisters and two brothers. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren, 12 step grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, 16 step great grandchildren, and 11 step great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and five brothers.
Blanche was born on Aug. 30, 1911 in Granite Falls, MN the daughter of John and Grace Eckland Pollet. She married Fred L Gorsh on July 29, 1934 in Anamosa, IA. He died in 1960. Blanche worked at several local resaurants, the Cedar Rapids Country Club and retired from the cafeteria at Collins after several years of service. Blanche liked to garden, crochet, knit and especially loved time spent with her beloved family. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Harvey Pollet (1876 - 1965)
  Grace Caroline Ecklund Pollet (1888 - 1975)
 
 Spouse:
  Fred Herman Carl Martin Ludwig Gorsh (1899 - 1960)*
 
 Children:
  Eugene Ronald Gorsh (1935 - 2011)*
  Darlene Blanche Gorsh Heck (1939 - 2010)*
  Sheila Kay Gorsh Serovy (1948 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Harry Pollet (____ - 1910)*
  Blanche Harriet Pollet Gorsh (1911 - 2006)
  Robert Pollet (1913 - 1988)*
  Walter Wilson Pollet (1915 - 2005)*
  Arthur Woodrow Pollet (1917 - 2006)*
  Gladys Ann Pollet (1920 - 1920)*
  Delbert Franklin Pollet (1921 - 2005)*
  Bernice Marie Pollet Crozier (1923 - 2009)*
  Charles Arlan Pollet (1929 - 2004)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cedar Memorial Park
Cedar Rapids
Linn County
Iowa, USA
 
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Originally Created by: voodoothatudo
Record added: Oct 14, 2008
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