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This obituary was found online at Pocono Record by searching the online obituaries. Published on November 27, 2003.
Blanche M. McNeil, 83, of East Stroudsburg, died Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 25, in Laurel Manor, Stroudsburg. She was the wife of Warren K. McNeil, at home, to whom she was married 60 years. Born on Nov. 7, 1920, in East Stroudsburg, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Jennie (Repsher) Mery. She was a lifetime resident of Monroe County. A 1938 graduate of East Stroudsburg High School, she was employed in the office at the former International Boiler Works in East Stroudsburg. She then worked in the office of Stroud Manor Nursing Home in East Stroudsburg. Blanche was a member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, East Stroudsburg, and its Women’s Guild. In addition to her husband, she is survived by one daughter, Kay D. Allen and her husband Russell of Deering, N.H.; one granddaughter, Jill Rapp and her husband Carl of Deering, N.H.; two great-grandsons, Adam Rapp and Aidan Rapp; three sisters, Jane Predmore of East Stroudsburg, Leona Mutchler of East Stroudsburg, and Elaine Swink and her husband Clair of Lebanon, Tenn.; one brother, John Mery of East Stroudsburg; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by one brother, Raymond Mery. Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 29, at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 25 Lackawanna Ave., East Stroudsburg. The Rev. Kathleen Ash-Flashner will officiate. Burial will follow in Prospect Cemetery, East Stroudsburg. There will be a viewing from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 28, at William H. Clark Funeral Home, 1003 Main St., Stroudsburg, and 9:30 a.m. until the time of the services on Saturday at the funeral home. The family has requested that memorial contributions be mad to Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 25 Lackawanna Ave., East Stroudsburg, PA 18301.