BANGOR – A long time Bangor politician has passed away..
Pat Blanchette died at her home in Florida.
She served in the area for three decades as a Bangor city councilor, a county treasurer and four terms as a state representative in Augusta.
Blanchette was Bangor’s second female mayor.
Council Chair Joe Baldacci said Pat loved Bangor and she loved helping people, adding “she was outspoken and opinionated and none of us wanted her to be any different.”
Pat Blanchette was 73 years old.