Shawn Blanchard, 55

Shawn Marie Blanchard, age 55, of Hutchinson, passed away Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018.

Visitation will take place Sunday, Sept. 30 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted. Online condolences may be directed to the family by visiting www.chilsonfuneralhome.com.

Shawn was born May 6, 1963, in Brainerd, to Bernard Eisel and Sharon (Zulich).

She grew up in Glencoe, and graduated with the class of 1981 from Glencoe High School.

Shawn worked as a housekeeper in various hotels and homes, eventually operating her own cleaning business.

She enjoyed fishing, finding unique items at garage sales, and having fun at the casinos.

Shawn raised four children, and was a very caring and generous mother. She was always lending a hand to those who needed her help the most. Her family was her priority, and she will be deeply missed by everyone who knew her.

She was preceded in death by her father, Bernard; step-father, Al Ricchio; and grandparents, Floyd and Margaret Britton.

Shawn is survived by her children, Rebecca (Kenneth) Rice, Amanda Eisel, Robert Baumann, and Ashley Baumann; 13 grandchildren; her mother, Sharon Ricchio; brother Todd Eisel; and significant other, Randy Obremski.

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