South Berwick, ME- Blanche M. Boston, 79, of Woodland Hills died peacefully on Wednesday December 5, 2012, at the Hyder Family Hospice House.
A longtime resident of South Berwick, Maine, she was born on May 20, 1933, and was the daughter of Dominique and Emma (Gauthier) Demers.
Blanche was an avid Bingo player and could be found playing at the Seacoast Bingo and Frank Jones Center; she enjoyed spending time with her bingo friends and family. She was a homemaker and enjoyed babysitting over the years.
In the early years, Blanche and her husband Roger loved to go dancing with close friends at the American Legion. They also loved family vacations to Greenville, Maine and lakeside camping on Bauneg Beg Lake.
Blanche is survived by her husband of 58 years Roger Boston; three sons, Roger and Karen Boston of Dover, Randy and Rachelle Boston of Berwick, Robert and Christine Boston of Dover; four daughters, Susan and Robert Demaris of Florida, Debbie and Del Wilkins of Illinois, Linda and William Spinney of Kittery and Lori and Jared Hichens Jr. of Eliot.; a brother Roland Demers of South Berwick; Twenty- Two grandchildren and nine great -grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her parents, sisters, Theresa and Cecil, and brother, Albert.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Hyder Family Hospice House, 285 County Farm Road, Dover, NH 03820.
There will be no calling hours. Graveside services for family and close friends will be held on Saturday December 8, 2012 at 3pm at the Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Eliot, Maine.
A celebration of Blanche’s life will follow in the spring/summer at a time determined by family.