Blanche Vicinanza, passed away on March 26th, she was 94 years young.
Blanche entered the world as BIANCA AMATO, daughter to Maria & Eduardo, she was the youngest of 5. All of her siblings had started their families while she was still in her teens . This allowed her to almost grow up with some of her nieces and nephews.
Blanche met Eddie and her life became complete — She had found her soulmate. They would start their life together in 1952, bringing two sons and a daughter into their home on Carpenter Ave in the Bronx, before moving to Yonkers. They spent the next chapter raising Phil, Eddie & Marianne – Blanche was an Amazing wife and mother – the ultimate home maker, caring for her aging father while keeping it all together.
They moved to Florida to start the next chapter — relocating with in a few miles of her siblings. Together they spent 20+ years celebrating each day.
Blanche was loved by all that knew her – A true giver – she gave of herself everyday of her life. She is survived by her Children Phil (Cindy), Eddie (Elise) & Marianne (Fred) Her Grand Children, Bianca, Eddie(Melissa) Lauren, Philip & Michael. Blanche was also blessed with nine great grand children. She leaves behind nieces and nephews and many many friends who loved her.
Her last days were spent with family around her.
Donations should be made to Hospice-Chapters Health Foundation (Tampa Florida)