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Visitation


Tuesday August 6th, 2019
2:00pm - 9:00pm

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Visitation


Wednesday August 7th, 2019
2:00pm - 9:00pm

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Funeral Service


Thursday August 8th, 2019
9:00am

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Burial

Calvary Cemetery
Thursday August 8th, 2019
11:00am

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Blanche E. Iglesias

In loving memory of Blanche Edith Iglesias of Lares, Puerto Rico, passed away on Sunday, August 4, 2019 at Community Hospital in Munster, Indiana.

She was in presence of her loving family. Blanche was born in Lares, Puerto Rico on October 23, 1946. She was a long-time resident of East Chicago, Indiana.

She is survived by her children; Rose Iglesias; Francisco M. Iglesias (Belinda Iglesias); and Albert Vallejo (Cynthia Vallejo). She had twelve grandchildren; Minely, Josselyn, Janette, Christian, Christopher, Alize, Anthony, Devin, Aly, Crystal, Lexy and Niko. Six great grandchildren; Bradley, Yandres, Yanrandy, Isaac, Andrew and Alivia.

Sisters include Carmen, Gloria, Virginia, Martha, Diana, Mary, and Consuelo.

She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and sister.

Preceded in death by husband Francisco S. Iglesias in 1998.

She was a servant of our lord and Jesus Christ and a Soldier of the Salvation Army for twenty-six years in East Chicago, Indiana.

The family will receive friends from Tuesday, August 6, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Wednesday, August 7, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; and Service will be Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. at Acevez Funeral home located at 4918 Magoun Avenue, East Chicago, Indiana.

The family would also like to express their thanks for the outpouring of love and support received during this very difficult time.


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Guestbook

Peace family. Blanca will always be appreciated for her sweetness. ~ ISH

Ismael Muhammad Nieves Aug 9 2019 12:00 AM

Tia Blanca, When I last visited you I was blessed to see you with your funny wit and sense of humor, you will be forever missed. Give Tia Elba love for me. Love you always tia.

Davina Chapa Aug 6 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Blanche Iglesias

Minely Medina Aug 5 2019 12:00 AM

To my Tia who is now in heaven with my mom. We will miss you both now and til the day we are with you both in heaven we will truly hold a heavy heart Our two peas in a pod are now 2 peas in heaven. I love you tia
Love Charlie and Lidia, Lily & Charlie Cruz

Charles and Lidia Cruz Aug 5 2019 12:00 AM

A Blue & White Peace, Prayers & Blessings was sent on August 5, 2019

Love you always Titi Blanca! From Louis (Pwee) and family. Give mommy a hug for me.

Expression of Sympathy Aug 5 2019 12:00 AM

A Red & White Satin Cross Casket Pillow was sent on August 5, 2019

From Mr and Mrs Williams and Virginia Torres May you Rest In Peace, Our lord has gained a beautiful angel.

Expression of Sympathy Aug 5 2019 12:00 AM

Our deepest condolences. Blanca was a very important part of my husband Rick's childhood. I was fortunate to meet Blanca when I started to date my husband and will cherish my memories of Blanca. We will keep you all in our prayers may the Lord's hand of comfort be upon you all. Love Rick and Esther Moran

Rick and Esther Moran Aug 5 2019 12:00 AM

Sorry for your lost. Theres no replacing a Mom. Our prayers and thoughts go out to you and your family. God Bless you all.
Adair, Robert and James Armband. (Goli)

Adair Armband Goli Aug 5 2019 12:00 AM

A Pink & White Sympathy Floor Basket was ordered on August 5, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Aug 5 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Blanche Iglesias

Miriam and Carmelo Camacho Aug 5 2019 12:00 AM

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