- September 28, 1930 - January 13, 2017
- Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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“Thoughts and prayers are with you. Mama Blanche was a special lady. She will be missed.Katie
1 of 1 | Posted by: Katie Moore - Lancaster, PA
Blanche A. Bryson, 86, of Lancaster passed away Friday morning, January 13, 2017 at the Lancaster General Hospital. Born in Lancaster on September 28, 1930, she was the daughter of the late George and Margaret Kipphorn Quenzer. Blanche was the wife of Joseph H. Bryson, Sr. who she married on March 15, 1952 and who preceded her in death on March 22, 2005.
Blanche was a hard worker, she worked up til the age of 85 years old. As a young lady, she worked for Hubley Toys in Lancaster and then became an assembler of locks at Slaymaker Lock Factory. Blanche worked for Sears as a sales associate and her last job was at Bon-Ton, where she finally quit working at the age of 85. Blanche loved crafting, crocheting, jigsaw puzzles and gardening. She loved her family, moving in with her daugher Sherri and son in law Mike a few years ago. She especially enjoyed the time spent with her great grandson Rocky.
Blanche is survived by her son, Joseph H., husband of Rachel Bryson, Jr. of LaPointe, UT; daughter, Sherri J., wife of J. Michael Kauffman of Lancaster; step grandsons, Robert G. Kauffman of Middletown and Jeremy J. Kauffman of Harrisburg, along with 9 Great Grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Barbara Ann Bollinger and her brothers, George, Donald, Kenneth, Paul, and Jerry Quenzer.
Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend Blanche's Funeral Service on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 11AM with Rev. David Kreider officiating from the Melanie B. Scheid Funeral Directors & Cremation Services, The Gundel Chapel, 3225 Main Street, Conestoga, PA. Friends will be received at the funeral home on Tuesday from 10 to 11AM. Interment will be hneld in the Riverview Burial Park, Lancaster. Please omit flowers, memorial remembrances may be made in Blanche's memory to Altzheimer's Association, 706 Rothsville Road, Lititz, Pa 17543.