Blanche Case

BRAIDWOOD— A Celebration of Life for Blanche Marie Case, 87, of Braidwood, will be held Saturday, June 25, from 1-4 p.m. at the Moose Family Center, 32050 West River Rd., Wilmington.
Blanche passed away Jan. 27, 2022 at AMITA St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet and family and friends are invited to attend this celebration on her behalf on Saturday.
Born June 24, 1934 in Great Falls, MT, Blanche Marie was a daughter of Ezra William and Loma Phoebe Philomena (Beaulne) Wilson. She was raised and educated in Montana, and on July 2, 1954, Blanche married Clyde J. Case in Great Falls. The new bride, being a military wife, the newlyweds lived in Turkey and Kansas before settling with their family in Braidwood in 1972.
Blanche was a dedicated wife and mother who was a Cub Scout Den Mother, bowled on Wednesday nights at Riverfront Lanes, where she belonged to the American Bowling Congress and was active with running the youth bowling program for many years. She was a past member of the Wilmington Moose and the Gardner American Legion.
Cremation rites were accorded by Baskerville Funeral home in Wilmington and she was laid to rest in Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood.