Mr. Dagoberto R.'s Story
Mr. Dagoberto R. Blanco, a resident of Lawrence since 1971 and beloved husband of the late Estilita J. (Lopez), passed away on June 22, 2017. He was 82 years old.
Born in Caibarien, Cuba, he was the beloved son of the late Miguel and Maria (Garcia) Blanco.
Mr. Blanco was a tester for AT&T for many years.
In his spare time, he enjoyed cooking, watching the Red Sox, and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He was a very social person and loved to talk to anyone about politics. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his loving children, Esther M. and her husband, Larry E. Thatcher of Coventry, R.I., and Douglas M. Blanco and his fiancee, Dawn L. Daneau and their daughter, Alexis Daneau, all of Lawrence; siblings, Miguel, Augusto, Ramon and Milagros, all of Florida, and Carmen of Cuba; sister-in-law, Silvia DelValle of Miami, Fla.; grandchildren, Adam and Megan Thatcher; niece, Obdulia Hernandez of Miami, Fla.; and many other nieces and nephews.
His funeral will be held from the Burke-Magliozzi Funeral Home, 390 North Main St., Andover, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial, celebrated in St. Robert Bellarmine Church, 198 Haggett’s Pond Road, Andover on June 27, 2017, at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are most welcome to attend. Visitation will be held, prior to the service, from 9 to 10 a.m. Interment will be held in the West Parish Garden Cemetery in Andover. Donations in Dagoberto’s memory may be made to the Sawtelle Family Hospice House, 320 Haverhill St., Reading, MA. For additional information, please visit, www.burkemagliozzi.com.
Published on  June 26, 2017