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Insurance agent

Blanche Baillargeon Fries, American insurance agent. Recipient Riverside County Volunteer award 1989-1991.

Background

Fries, Blanche Baillargeon was born on July 26, 1914 in Bristol, Connecticut, United States. Daughter of Charles Edward and Lumina Donalda (Montmarquet) Baillargeon.

Career

Teacher guitar, banjo, Bristol, 1931-1952;executive secretary, Bank of Beaumont, California, 1953-1958;insurance agent, partner, W.F. Roberge, Inc., Banning, California, 1959-1973;insurance agent, Sawyer, Cook & Company, Redlands, 1975-1980;insurance agent, owner, Roberge-Fries Ins Agency, Banning, 1981-1987;insurance agent, Roberge-Fries Ins Agency, Banning, since 1987. Private piano teacher, since 1970.

Membership

Commissioner planning commission City of Beaumont, 1959-1980, 88-89. Secretary, area secretary Resource Conservation District, Beaumont. Organist San Gorgonio Church,1954-1991.

Volunteer docent Edward-Dean Museum of Fine Arts, 1983-1992. President San Gorgonio Pass Community Concert Association, 1975-1979. Director Beaumont Chamber of Commerce, 1988-1990.

Member Professional Insurance Assemblies of God Theological Seminary (director 1986-1991, treasurer 1986-1988, Plaque award 1991), National Association Insurance Women (certified professional insurance woman, treasurer, secretary Riverside-San Bernadino chapter), Kiwanis (pianist Beaumont, Banning chapters), Soroptimists.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, reading, entertaining, concerts, plays.

Connections

Married George A. Fries, August 14, 1937 (deceased).

father:
Charles Edward Baillargeon

mother:
Lumina Donalda (Montmarquet) Baillargeon

spouse:
George A. Fries