1911 – 2008
Putnam – Blanche V. (Cady) DeFocy, 96, of Woodstock Ave., died Saturday February 23, 2008. She was the loving wife of the late Martin J. DeFocy. Born in Putnam, she was the daughter of the late Eugene and Regina (Gagne) Cady.
Mrs. DeFocy worked as an assistant cook for Dempsey Regional Center until her retirement. She enjoyed her family and grandchildren, shopping, and eating out.
Blanche is survived by her son, Martin DeFocy of Hobes Sound FL; her daughters, Constance Senecal of Enfield, Phyllis Trudeau of Thompson, and Sandra Crough of Enfield; her brother, George Cayer of Webster MA; three sisters, Beatrice Sumner of Pomfret, Jean Roy of Woodstock, and Barbara McDuffie of Putnam; 15 grandchildren, and 22 great-grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Blanche’s family at 10:00am Thursday February 28, 2008 in the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St., Putnam, with a Funeral Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00am in St. Mary Church of the Visitation, 218 Providence St., Putnam. Burial to follow in St. Mary Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Webster EMS, 67 Thompson Rd., Webster, MA 01570