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11/19/2012 12:20:00 PM
Blanche M. Qualters - Deceased, Nov. 7, 2012

ATHOL -- Funeral services for Blanche M. Qualters were held Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, in the Fiske-Murphy & Mack Funeral Home.

Rev. Krzysztof Korcz, pastor of Our Lady Immaculate Church, Athol, presided.

Burial followed in Silver Lake Cemetery, Athol.

Fiske-Murphy & Mack Funeral Home, 110 New Athol Rd., Orange, directed arrangements.

ATHOL -- Blanche Marion Qualters, 87, of 459 Lenox St., Athol, died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, in The Highlands, Fitchburg.

She was born in Athol, on May 12, 1925, the daughter of the late Anthony and the late Benedicta (Morris) Davidaitis.

She grew up in Athol and graduated with the class of 1944. She was a telephone operator with New England Telephone for 30 years, a communicant of St. Peter's Church, active in the church fair, and a member of the Athol Democratic Committee.

She leaves two sons, Rick A. Qualters and his wife Linda of Oakham, Mass., and Daniel S. Qualters of Omaha, Neb.; and one grandson, Eric J. Qualters of Oakham.

She was predeceased by her husband of 62 years, Richard L. Qualters, in 2010.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 11 a.m., in the Fiske-Murphy & Mack Funeral Home, 110 New Athol Rd., Orange.

Burial will follow in Silver Lake Cemetery.

Calling hours will be held Wednesday, from 10 to 11 a.m., at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Blanche's memory to St. Peter's Church, c/o 192 School St., Athol, Mass. 01331.

For more information or to sign the online guest book visit

Fiske-Murphy & Mack Funeral Home, 110 New Athol Rd., Orange, is directing arrangements.

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