Pauline H. Blume

unknown - June 23, 2011

Mrs. Pauline H. Blume, age 85 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Thursday, June 23, 2011, at St. Mary's Health Center. Pauline was born March 17, 1926, in Lake Wales, Fla., a daughter of Thomas H. and Christine Wall Hocker. She was married on June 29, 1946, at St. Peter Church to Anthony J. Blume, who preceded her in death on August 11, 2002. A resident of the Jefferson City area since 1934, Pauline graduated from Jefferson City High School in 1944 and the Jefferson City Junior College in 1946. She was employed as an Executive Assistant to the President of Central Bank for many years prior to her retirement in 1996. Pauline was a member of St. Peter Church, the Ladies Sodality, Vice-President of the Home and School Assn., and a Girl Scout Leader. She was also a 56-year member of "THE" Thursday Night Duplicate Bridge Club. Survivors include: daughters, Marilyn Blume Carroll and her husband Frank of Des Moines, Iowa and Janet Blume Renkoski and her husband Tony of Leavenworth, Kan.; son, Kevin J. Blume and his wife Dee of Defiance, Mo.; daughter-in-law, Lorraine K. Blume of Las Vegas, Nev.; brother, Dr. John Hocker of Jacksonville, Fla.; nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; her daughter, Laura Blume Helmig on September 26, 1994; and her son, Tony Paul Blume on November 12, 2003. Visitation will be at Freeman Mortuary from 9:30 until 11:00 a.m., Monday, June 27, 2011. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Monday, June 27, 2011, in the Freeman Chapel with the Reverend I.C. Medina officiating. Entombment will be in the Mausoleum of Resurrection Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, P.O. Box 50, Memphis, Tennessee or the Samaritan Center in Jefferson City, Mo. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Freeman Mortuary.

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