Robert A. Blanchard, 71, of St. Marys, passed away on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, FL.
Born March 27, 1943 in Passaic, NJ, he was the son of the late Gordon H. and Alice Bergeron Blanchard.
Mr. Blanchard had resided in Camden County for the past 8 years. He started his own business, Process Controls Company in 1976, retiring in 1993, and turning the reigns over to his son, with the business still in operation. He enjoyed boating, and loved being with his family. He was of the Catholic faith.
Survivors include his wife, Susan Blanchard of St. Marys; son, Bob Blanchard, Jr., of Long Valley, NJ; two grandchildren, Jake Robert Blanchard and Tyler Andrew Blanchard.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, May 17, 2014, at 10 am from Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church in St. Marys, with Fr. Paul O’Donnell officiating.
The family requests memorial contributions in memory of Mr. Blanchard, be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Georgia, 3715 Northside Parkway, Bldg. 4, Suite 300, Atlanta, GA 30327.
Allison Memorial Chapel of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.