Margie Gene Blue


Margie Gene Blue, age 91, passed away on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice in Defiance. She was born on July 11, 1925 to Bert and Lucille (Shock) Fruchey. Margie married Harold Blue on June 20, 1948 and he preceded her in death in October of 2009. Margie was a homemaker who lovingly cared for her family. She was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church in Napoleon. She was an avid bowler, bowling every week until she was 90 years old. She loved eating out, and will be always remembered for her loving nature. Margie is survived by her daughters, Judy (Bob) Stewart and Trudy Wachtmann; grandchildren, Mike Rice, Teresa Salinas, Cory Wachtmann, and Aaron Wachtmann; 7 great-grandchildren; 9 great-great-grandchildren; and sister-in-law, Lynn Fruchey. Margie was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 61 years, Harold Blue; infant son, Billy Batt; nephew, Thomas Blue; sister, Eileen Fruchey; brother, John Fruchey; and very close cousin, Edna Skivers. Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at Walker-Hoening Mortuary in Napoleon. Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 25 at the funeral home, Pastor Chad Roper officiating. Entombment will follow at Riverview Memory Gardens in Defiance. Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Paul United Methodist Church, or to the donor's choice.


Wednesday, May 24, 2017 2-8PM

333 W Main St, Napoleon, OH, 43545

Walker-Hoening Mortuary

  Funeral Service

Thursday, May 25, 2017 11AM

333 W Main St, Napoleon, OH, 43545

Walker-Hoening Mortuary Visitation One Hour Prior To Service

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