William E. Blache, age 82, of Hazlet, formally of Bayside, Queens, NY peacefully passed away on Saturday, October 13, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. William was a tech for Brooklyn Union Gas Company upon his retirement. He now rejoins his wife, Shirley Ann in eternal rest.
He is predeceased by his parents, William and Anne (Cusick) Blache; and his beloved wife. He is survived by his five adoring children: William and his wife Denise Blache of Bellrose, NY; Robert and his wife Peggy Blache of South Amboy, NJ; Maureen Blache of Hazlet, NJ; Mary Ann and her husband Steve Marchi of Hazlet, NJ; Jeanne-Marie and her husband Larry Ramos of Middletown, NJ. He is also survived by his brother, Jack Blache of California; his ten cherished grandchildren: Billy Marchi; Robert Blache; Kaitlyn and her husband Jeff Farmer; Richard Blache; Kimberly and her husband PJ Bliss; Melissa Blache; Laura Marchi and her fiancé Nick; Christina Marchi and her fiancé Cody; Jamie Blache; Megan Blache; his five precious great-grandchildren: Evelyn, Madison, and Adison Siefert-Blache; Abigail Farmer; and Brindley Blache. William will be fondly remembered, and always in our hearts.
Relatives and friends are invited to a visitation on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at Day Funeral Home, 361 Maple Place, 07735 in Keyport, NJ, from 5-9PM. On Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 9:30AM a Mass of Christian Burial will take place at Holy Family R.C. Church in Union Beach, NJ. Interment will follow mass at Shoreland Memorial Gardens in Hazlet, NJ. To leave an online condolence, send flowers, or directions to the funeral home, please visit, www.dayfuneralhome.com