September 15, 1938 - March 10, 2021
Marie Blais, age 82, of Park Forest, formerly of Dolton, passed away Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at her home. She was born September 15, 1938 in Burlington, WI, the daughter of Hieron & Mary (Ebbers) Bauman. Marie married Anselme “Sam” Blais on October 10, 1959 at St. Charles Catholic Church in Burlington, WI. He preceded her in death on March 25, 2001. Marie had many years of service as a Pharmacy Technician at Osco Drug Stores. She was a founding member of the Trailblazer Charitable Foundation. Marie was active with the Queen of Apostles Queen’s Fest, and managed the Green Garden Girls Golf League for many years. Surviving are her children and their spouses, Keith & Margaret Blais of Noblesville, IN, Kevin & Lynne Blais of Dyer, IN, Mary & Scott Kyrouac of Bourbonnais, and Michele & Michael Powers of Bourbonnais; her grandchildren, Kyle Blais, Ryan Blais (Katie Ollearis), Sean & Ashley Blais, Kierstyn Blais, Meghan Blais, Amanda Blais, Aaron Kyrouac, Adam Kyrouac, Anne Kyrouac, Andrew Kyrouac, Brendan Powers, Allison Powers, and Sam Powers; her siblings and their spouses, Bruce & Joyce Bauman, Tom & Karen Bauman, and Larry & Sandy Bauman, all of Burlington, WI; one brother-in-law and two sisters-in-law, Russell & Diane Blais of Bass Lake, IN and Donna Blais-Schramm & Mark Schramm of Schaumburg; and many beloved nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, Sam Blais, Marie is preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Dorie Klein and Jean Mich; and one brother-in-law, Dennis Blais. Visitation will be held from 2-6 p.m. Sunday, March 14, 2021 at Clancy-Gernon Funeral Home in Bourbonnais. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 15, 2021 at Maternity B.V.M. Catholic Church in Bourbonnais. Please wear a face mask and practice social distancing. Burial will follow at All Saints Cemetery in Bourbonnais. Memorials may be made to the family wishes.
Marie Blais, age 82, of Park Forest, formerly of Dolton, passed away Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at her home. She was born September 15, 1938 in Burlington, WI, the daughter of Hieron & Mary (Ebbers) Bauman. Marie married Anselme “Sam”... View Obituary & Service Information
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