CHERRYFIELD – Blanche Marie Tucker, 91, passed peacefully March 12, 2014. Blanche was born May 29, 1922, the daughter of Boyd Hand and Olive Morse.
Blanche was a wonderful loving wife, mother and grandmother. She loved being a homemaker. Blanche was a very hard worker. She worked for Wyamn’s Blueberry Company in various capacities until she was 80 years of age. She also loved to do crossword type puzzles and had books of them. For a time, she liked to sow and crochet.
Blanche is survived by her sons, Nathan and wife, Lorita Tucker, of Cherryfield, and Robin Tucker and partner, Thelma Beal, of Beals; sister, Diane and husband, Dale Mitchell, of Newport; grandchildren, Tim Tucker and wife, Janet, April Grant and husband, Brian, and Randy Perry and wife, Kathy; great-grandchildren, Colby and Anna Tucker, Cameron Tucker, Irving Grant and Lacey Jones, Jordan Perry and Chad Perry; great-great-grandchild, Natalie Paige Grant; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Blanche was predeceased by her parents, Boyd Hand and Olive Morse; husband, Merle Tucker; and daughter, Marilyn Perry and husband, Ken, of Cherryfield.
The family would like to thank the staff of Narraguagus Bay Health Facility for all the love and care they provided Blanche. In lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions to the Narraguagus Bay Health Facility. There will be a graveside service in the spring. date and time will be announced when determined. Arrangements made by Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Homes.