Helen Blaise

Obituary of Helen M. Blaise

Helen M. Blaise, 91, of Pleasant Street, Keeseville, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at Meadowbrook Healthcare in Plattsburgh. She was born in AuSable Chasm on May 11, 1929, the daughter of Frank and Elizabeth (LaFountain) Giddings. Helen spent many years working at Prescott Mills before becoming a home maker and mother to 7 children. She loved her flower and vegetable gardens. In the evenings she enjoyed watching Jeopardy. Left to cherish her memory are, her children, Harold Blaise of Syracuse, John Blaise of Florida, Wallace Blaise of North Carolina, Carolyn Sprague of AuSable Forks and Sheryl (Arthur) Prandato of Keeseville; two sons-in-law, Gerry Morrow, and John Theisen; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and her dear friend Ellie Douglas. In addition to her parents she was predeceased by her husband of 50 years, Roy Blaise; daughters, Diane Morrow and Jacqueline Theisen; sons-in-law, Arthur Prandato, Ben Sprague, and Gregory Roy, Sr.; infant great-granddaughter, Kori Reynolds; siblings, Edward Lawrence, Pete Giddings, Albert Giddings, and Faye Blaise. Honoring her wishes, there will be no public calling hours or services. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements are in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 124 Clinton Street, Keeseville, 834-7667.