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  • "Nick, Joanne and family, I am sorry to hear of the loss of..."
    - Mary
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    - Kelly vossenkemper
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    - Pam Roderick-Colson
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    - Sherry Hancock
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April 21, 1932 ~ November 18, 2012
"She loved everyone and enjoyed visiting
over the phone or people just dropping by."

Blanche Marie Springer, 80, of Vancouver, WA, died at home with her family, on Nov. 18, 2012. She was born on April 21, 1932 to Gladys (Skippon) and Oren Ray Wood in Vancouver, where she attended public schools.
In 1968, Blanche began attending Minnehaha Community Church, now Glenwood Community Church, and served the community as a child care provider for 40 years.
She enjoyed watching cooking shows, baking, spending time with family and listening to country music.
Blanche is survived by her son, Nick Springer (JoAnn); daughter, Delores Taylor; grandchildren, Melissa, Mallory and Matt Springer, Ted, Debra and Cheryl Hancock, and Mashelle Hatchett; many great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Nick Springer; both parents; and her brother, Bob Wood.
Memorial services for Blanche will be held on Sat., Nov. 24, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. at Glenwood Community Church, 12201 NE 72nd Ave., Vancouver, WA 98686.
Donations can be made to Ray Hickey Hospice House.
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Evergreen Memorial Gardens Funeral Chapel
1101 NE 112th Avenue
Vancouver, WA 98684
(360) 892-6060
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Published in The Columbian on Nov. 23, 2012