EASTPORT – Blanche M. Chevrier, 110, wife of the late Edmond Chevrier, passed away peacefully Thursday, March 20, 2008, at Eastport Memorial Nursing Home. She was born Feb. 20, 1898, in Perry, to Capt. Seward and Susan (Bulmer) Robinson. She moved to Eastport at the tender age of 2 years old. Blanche was a communicant of St. Joseph R.C. Church, where she was married Feb. 2, 1914. She was also a charter member of Daughters of Isabella and a lifelong member of VFW Auxiliary Post No. 558. Blanche lived a long, fruitful life and loved to sing and dance. She brought her family up in a loving and caring atmosphere. Blanche worked at many places in her lifetime, including in the local sardine factories, three local clothing stores, Berman’s, Kramer’s and Unobsky’s, for Father Pare at St. Joseph’s as well as parishes in Connecticut. She also went to school and became a practical nurse. But the place she loved best was her own Quoddy Bay Restaurant, Water Street, Eastport. Blanche is survived by three of her six children, Jack of Fort Kent, Pat of Eastport and Norma of Connecticut; many grandchildren, great-grand-children, great-great-grandchildren numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, Edmond, she was predeceased by their three children, Alice Shaw, Paul Chevrier and Joseph Chevrier; her parents; and six brothers, Bion, Earl, Fletcher, Aderene, Harold and Amby. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Monday, March 24, at St. Joseph’s R.C. Church, Eastport with Father Eugene Gaffey, celebrant. A spring burial will take place at Hillside Cemetery, Eastport. Arrangements by Mays Funeral Home, Calais & Eastport. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.maysfuneralhome.com.