In Memory of




Obituary for Debra Maria Blanchette

With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of our mother, Debra Maria Blanchette, 63 years on Saturday, April 15, 2023 in the TBRHSC. Debra was born on April 29, 1959 in Port Arthur, Ontario. She enjoyed reading books, the challenge of a crossword or word puzzle, the outdoors, especially camping as well as travelling but most of all she loved spending time with her grandchildren and family. Debra will be lovingly remembered by her sons Bradley (Emmanuela) Blanchette and Jeffrey (Maria) Blanchette, by her granddaughters Mariah and Lorissa Blanchette, by her brother Mark (Rhonda) Blanchette, and by her sister Wendy (Donald) Blanchette as well as other family members and friends. She was predeceased by her parents Melvin and Noreen Blanchette, by her sisters Bonnie Cimini, Crystal Muzyka and Beverly Varrin. As per Debra’s wishes cremation has taken place and a celebration of life will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be expressed at