Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family, Harold Albert George Blanchard on Sunday, February 11, 2018 at the Health Sciences Centre in his 86 th year. He leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories his sons, Keith (Peggy) of Mount Pearl, Danny (Debbie) of Brampton and Bradley (Dianne) of Stephenville, grandchildren Tracy, Jillian (Dave Hunt), Michael (Patricia), Tara (Craig Payne) and Jesse Middleton, great-grandchildren Mila Connolly, Lucas Hunt, Makayla and Chase Blanchard, and Caleb and Kolton Payne. Brothers Fred (Emily), Walter (Mary) and Milton, sisters Marjorie and Muriel. Also a large circle of relatives and friends. Harold was predeceased by his wife Julia, parents Stewart and Alma, brother Gilbert and sister-in-law Georgina. Visitation will take place from the Anglican Church in Woody Point on Tuesday , February 13th, 2018 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. Funeral service will also take place on Wednesday, February 14th, 2018 at 2:00pm. with Rev. Kay Short officiating. Interment to follow at the family plot. By request of the family in lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Anglican Church in Woody Point. To sign the guestbook or send condolences visit www.parsonsfuneralhome.com. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Parsons Funeral Home & Chapel, Deer Lake. "Forever in our Hearts"