Donald Franklin Blanchard

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Donald Franklin Blanchard

  • Birth 9 Jul 1940 Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 13 Oct 1974 Washoe County, Nevada, USA
  • Burial Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA
  • Plot Section Golgotha Lot 192 Grave 2
  • Memorial ID 86129930

San Leandro man, Donald F. Blanchard, 34, of 1475 167th Ave., was killed yesterday when his car hit a guard rail and plunged 64 feet down an embankment on Nevada state Route 17 about 18 miles west of Highway 395 in Washoe County. A passenger in the car, John Mullin, 29, of 8467 Deervale Road, Dublin, was seriously injured, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
Oakland Tribune (CA), Mon., 10/14/1974
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Donald F. Blanchard, 34, of 1475 167th Ave., San Leandro, Calif., a former resident of Sioux City, was killed Oct. 13 in an automobile accident in Reno, Nev. Mr. Blanchard was born July 9, 1940 in Sioux City. He was a resident of the city until 5 1/2 years ago when he moved to California. He married Donna Lansiedell in August, 1970 in California. He was manager of a gas station for the Simas Brothers in California. He worked for Sioux City Dressed Pork in Sioux City before moving to California. Survivors include the widow; his mother, Mrs. Frank (Aileen) Blanchard of Sioux City; three sons, Donald R. in California, Brad and Ricky, both of Merrill, Iowa; a daughter, Jody of Merrill; a sister, Mrs. James (Cheryl) Rasmussen of Sioux City; a niece and nephew. The body will be brought to the Larkin Morningside Chapel.
Sioux City Journal, Tues., 10/15/1974
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Married Madonna Lee Landsiedel [?Solomon] on Aug 7, 1970, Alameda City, California
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DONALD F. BLANCHARD
"DONNIE"
BELOVED HUSBAND AND FATHER
1940 - 1974


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  • Created by: Judy B. Forgos
  • Added: 2 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86129930
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Donald Franklin Blanchard (9 Jul 1940–13 Oct 1974), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86129930, citing Calvary Cemetery, Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Judy B. Forgos (contributor 46854863) .