Carole Blanck, 85


WARWICK , R.I. – Carole Mae (Weinstein) Blanck, of Warwick, passed away on Oct. 22 at Hope Health Hulitar Hospice Center in Providence. She was wife of the late Semon Blanck, who was, until the day she died, the love of her life.

Born in Bronx, New York, she was the daughter of the late Matthew and Sidonia (Rapp) Weinstein.

Carole enjoyed golfing, boating, traveling and was very proud of achieving a bachelor’s degree in 1973 through the Continuing Education for Women program at the University of Rhode Island. Carole went on to achieve professionally, and to help others, in her work with nonprofit community organizations throughout the state.

Survivors include: three children, Cheryl Blanck of East Greenwich, Susan Wilson and her husband, Douglas, of Warwick and Michael Blanck and his wife, Lisa, of Rehoboth; four grandchildren, Nathaniel and Jeremiah Wilson, Allison and Aaron Blanck and one brother, Barry Weinstein and his wife, Grace. She was also devoted to her cat, Sami and will be missed by so many others who were touched by her life. If you would like to honor her memory, a donation to the Animal Rescue League of Boston ( or WAGS Pet Adoption ( would be a fitting tribute.