OXFORD – Marlene R. Bleau, 38, died Saturday, July 28, 2018. She is survived by her mother, Deborah L. Christensen of Rochdale; two step brothers, Thomas P. Bleau of California and Scott Bleau of Whitinsville; many cousins, nephews, nieces, and friends. She was born in Worcester, daughter of the late Clifford R. Bleau, and lived in Oxford and Somerville before moving to Worcester seven years ago. She received a graphic design certificate from Clark University in Worcester, and she graduated cum laude from Becker College with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.
Marlene was a born leader and was very successful in supervisory roles during her employment. Previously, she was a veterinary technician. She loved dancing, music, painting, and animals, especially her loyal dog Taj. She enjoyed traveling, fairies, beautiful things, and spending time with the many friends she had. She will be remembered as someone with an adventurous personality with a great love for animals, friends, and family.
Services will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Broken Tail Animal Rescue, P.O. Box 60296, Worcester, MA 01606. Paradis-Givner Funeral Home in Oxford is directing the arrangements.