Ms. Jeanne Bianchi passed away unexpectedly on May 13th, 2023, in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, at the age of 78 years old.
Jeanne is preceded in death by her mother T. Shirley Bianchi, her father Angelo Bianchi, and by her grandson Nathaniel Camden-Bajin. Jeanne is survived by her sister MaryAnn Costagliola of Southbury, Connecticut, her sister Delores Smith of Wilton, CT, her brother Nicholas Bianchi of Apex, North Carolina, her son Joseph Bajin of Alexandria, Virginia, her daughter Angela Bajin of Rio Rancho, New Mexico, her daughter-in-law Amanda Bajin of Alexandria, VA, and by grandchildren, Alex, Samuel J., Vivian, and Jemma. Jeanne is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Jeanne was born on Monday, December 25th, Christmas day, 1944, in Corona, New York, to Theresa Shirley Gatto and Angelo Bianchi. Jeanne attended Flushing High School in Queens, New York. Jeanne enjoyed Frank Sinatra, crocheting, CB radio, watching roller derby, watching westerns, John Wayne, and being “Nanu” to her grandchildren. She was also very passionate about dogs and passed her love for dogs down to her children and grandchildren. Jeanne spent time working in Times Square, grew up knowing Louie Armstrong, and was a member of the Civilian Radio Patrol in Jackson Heights, New York. Jeanne was a parishioner of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church since 1990. Jeanne also was a secretary for St. Thomas Aquinas for several years.
Services for Ms. Jeanne Bianchi will be held in Rio Rancho, New Mexico. A Visitation will be held at Daniels Family Funeral Services – Sara Chapel, located at 4310 Sara Rd. SE, Rio Rancho, NM, 87124, on Thursday, May 18th, 2023, from 6:00PM – 8:00PM. A Rosary will be held at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 1502 Sara Rd. SE, Rio Rancho, NM, 87124, on Friday, May 19th, 2023, at 1:00PM, with Mass to follow at 1:30PM. Following Mass, Interment will take place at Vista Verde Memorial Park, 4310 Sara Rd. SE, Rio Rancho, NM, 87124, beginning at 2:30PM. A Reception will be held at M’Tucci’s Moderno, 1908 Wellspring Ave. SE, Rio Rancho, NM, 87124, beginning at 4:30PM.