John Joseph (Johnny) Blanchard
1940 - 2021
John Joseph (Johnny) Blanchard
Visitation Information
Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Visitation Time
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Visitation Location
Rooney Funeral Home and Chapel, Alberton, PEI
Service Information
Service Date
Thursday, December 2, 2021
Service Time
10:30 a.m.
Service Location
St. Simon and St. Jude Church, Tignish, PEI
Burial Information
Burial Date
Following the Funeral Mass
Burial Location
St. Simon and St. Jude Cemetery, Tignish, PEI
Requested Charity
Funeral expense fund
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The death occurred suddenly at his late residence on Sunday, November 28, 2021, of John Joseph (Johnny) Blanchard beloved husband of Rose Ann (nee Doucette) Blanchard of Philip Street, Tignish, age 81 years. Born at St. Roch on August 20, 1940, he was the son of Peter Maxime and Edna Mary (nee Arsenault) Blanchard.

Loving father to Maxime of Toronto, Irene (Leo) of Wellington, Geraldine (deceased 2012), Thelma of Toronto, Anita of Summerside, Catherine of Alberton, Darlene (Troy) of Charlottetown, and Christine of Summerside. He will be sadly missed by his 18 grandchildren and by his 13 great-grandchildren. Dear brother to Raymond of Alma, Gerard (Brenda) of Alberton, Frederick (June) of St. Roch, Joseph (Rose) of Cascumpec, Ida of Toronto, Anne Marie of Toronto, Noreen (David) of Toronto and Anita (deceased).

Resting at the Rooney Funeral Home and Chapel, Alberton, for a public visitation on Wednesday from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral mass on Thursday morning (for invited guests only) from St. Simon and St. Jude Church, Tignish, for funeral mass at 10:30 a.m., Rev. John Molina, celebrant. Interment to follow in the church cemetery.

As an expression of sympathy memorials to the Funeral expense fund would be gratefully appreciated by the family.

Proof of double vaccination and ID required to attend the visitation.
Visitors are asked to enter through the chapel entrance.
John Joseph (Johnny) Blanchard