Cpl Lyle John Blanchette (Ret’d)

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    We regret to advise of the death of Corporal Lyle John Blanchette (Ret’d) peacefully in Victoria, BC at the Victoria General Hospital on 15 November 2006 in his 84th year.

    Lyle was born and lived in Richmond, BC.  He was a Second World War veteran who served in the Royal Canadian Engineers.  He was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Richmond Branch #291.

    Lyle’s funeral was held in the spring of 2007 in his home town of Richmond.  Visitation was held at the Cass Funeral Home in Richmond, QC on 21 May followed by a graveside service in St-Anne's Cemetery the following day.  {dcFeb2017gd} [zpp, zsd, zcc]