William A. Blenis, Sr.

  • Born: September 6, 1946
  • Died: March 23, 2018
  • Location: Mahopac, New York

Joseph J Smith Funeral Home Inc

692 US 6
Mahopac, NY 10541

Tel. (845) 621-1992

Tribute & Message From The Family

William A. Blenis Sr., a lifelong resident of Mahopac, NY passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018 at the age of 71. He was born in Mahopac on September 6, 1946, the son of William H. and Anna Head Blenis.

William attended Mahopac Schools. He retired from the Town of Carmel Highway Department in 2004 after 40 years of service, primarily as a mechanic but also doing many other jobs at the highway department. William especially enjoyed hunting and fishing in his spare time.

On April 14, 1968 he married Barbara Head, his wife of almost 50 years. In addition to Barbara, he is survived by his son, William Jr. and his wife, Meagan of Hyde Park, NY, his daughters, Robin Daley and her husband, Wally of Wingdale, NY and Melanie Cannizzaro and her husband, John of Mahopac, his brothers, John of Putnam Valley, NY and Jim of Carmel, NY and his six grandchildren, Ryan, Jennifer, Katie Poo, Hailey, John Jr. and Evan. His sister, Dolores, died earlier.

Visiting will be held on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 from 4-8 pm at Joseph J. Smith Funeral Home. Private cremation services will follow.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of William may be made to the American Cancer Society.