Blanca Iris Carreras, born June 1, 1931, of High Springs, FL passed away on Tuesday, August 2, 2016 after a long battle with cancer. Blanca loved to cook and care for her family. She was a loving wife, devoted mother, adoring grandmother and great grandmother. She is survived by her loving husband of 65 years, Luis Carreras; daughters, Carmen Carreras and Irma Rosa Carreras & spouse, Angel David Rodriguez ; son, Luis A. Carreras & spouse, Laureen; as well as her many grandchildren and great-grandchildren, whom she lived for and dedicated her life. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:30am on Friday August 5, 2016 at St. Madeleine Catholic Church 17155 NW US 441 High Springs, FL. Interment will follow in the St. Madeleine Cemetery.