Blanche “Bunny” Guilmette RN of North Chelmsford
Blanche G. “Bunny” Guilmette RN, 82 of N. Chelmsford MA died Friday Jan. 29, 2016 at Lowell General Hospital after a brief illness.
She was married to Earl Guilmette with whom she celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary on August 2.
Born in Chelmsford, MA, she was the daughter of Esther Cody of Chelmsford and the late Michael Cody. She graduated from Chelmsford High School with the class of 1951. Bunny graduated from Lowell General Hospital School of Nursing as a Registered Nurse in 1954. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology/Sociology from New England College in 1986.
A longtime resident of Chelmsford, Bunny worked as a registered nurse at Lowell General Hospital and at Allergy Medical Associates, before retiring from Emerson Practice of Westford in 1998.
Bunny was a communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church. She was an avid tennis player.
Besides her husband and mother, she is survived by three daughters, Earlene Laurin and her companion, Stephen Van Landeghem of N. Chelmsford, MA, Lori Woods and her husband, Herb of N. Chelmsford, MA and Wendy Odabashian and her husband, Scott of Irvington, NY; seven grandchildren, Melissa and Jillian Laurin, Steven, Herb E. and Kimberly Woods, Ali and Susanna Odabashian; a great granddaughter, Ava Woods, and dedicated cousin, Kelly Rizkalla.
Visiting hours Monday 3 to 7 P.M. Funeral Tuesday at 8:00 A.M. from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD with a Funeral Mass at 9:00 A.M. at St. John the Evangelist Church Middlesex St. Chelmsford. Burial in Fairview Cemetery, Chelmsford, MA. For those that wish, Memorials may be made in her name to the RED CROSS