In Memory of



Obituary for Carmen Blanchard

Carmen Blanchard, 90, an area resident for two years and formerly of the Bronx, died on March 7, 2024 at her daughter’s home in Hopewell Junction.

Born in St. Kitts on October 12, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Clive Blanchard and Estelle Goodall. Carmen had worked as an office manager for Love Stores in Manhattan.

Carmen was a member of St. Raymond’s Church in the Bronx. She enjoyed cooking, cleaning and caring for her family.

Survivors include her daughter, Arlene McNeal; her grandsons, Donald McNeal and Jonathan McNeal; and her siblings, Yvonne Richards and Lethem Goodall. She was predeceased by her son, Peter Golpe; and her son-in-law, Donald McNeal.

Calling hours will be held on Friday from 5-7pm at the McHoul Funeral Home, Inc., 895 Route 82, Hopewell Junction with a service at 7pm. The interment will be on Saturday at 11am at St. Raymond’s Cemetery in the Bronx.

Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.