Gale Blanchard Littler TAMPA, Fla. — Gale Blanchard Littler passed away July 13, 2019, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was a graduate of Rutland High School class of 1962. Gale was predeceased by his parents Lawrence "Pete" and Clara (Blanchard) Littler and two great-grandchildren. He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Nancy Simpson Littler; his brothers William Littler and wife Judy, of Rutland, John and wife Cynthia, of Fair Haven; sons Larry and wife Michele, Todd and wife Kristin, Jason and wife Chasity; stepson C.B. and wife Tina; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa.