PAWTUCKET - Shirley Blechinger, 79, passed July 19th at home. She was the wife of the late Robert Blechinger.
Born in New Bedford, Ma, a daughter of the late Walter and Rose (Corriea) Rogers.
She is survived by her daughter, Kathleen Leyland and her partner, Dawn Olsen of Pawtucket, a son, Wayne Lima of Freetown, MA, six grandchildren, Sarah, Christine, Brian, Robin, Jeannine, and Jamie. She was the dedicated master of Chico.
Calling hours will be held Sunday from 2 to 4pm in the Keefe Funeral Home, Five Higginson Ave, Lincoln. Burial will be private in the RI Veterans Cemetery. For online condolences visit www.thekeefefuneralhome