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Lucille Blecha passed away Friday, September 27, 2019, in Belleville, Kansas. She was 96. Lucille was born in Concordia, Kansas, on April 25, 1923, to George Turner and Alice McCollough. She married Lawrence M. Hansen in 1941, and later married Ernest G. Blecha on October 28, 1989. She worked for Boogaarts for 14 years, retiring in 1989. She was a member of The Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary, The Women of the Moose, The Eagles Auxiliary, Red Hat Society, and First United Methodist Church, and U.W.M.
Lucille is survived by daughter Deanna Frint, Belleville, Kansas; son Roger L. Hansen, Glendale, Arizona; grandchildren, Jeffery (Nancy) Frint, Belleville, Kansas, Erin (Danny) Reisner, Olathe, Kansas, and Derik (Crystal) Hansen, Glendale, Arizona, and 4 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest; parents; 3 siblings; sister-in-law and son-in-law. Visitation is Monday, October 14, 2019, from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m., family present 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Nutter Mortuary, Concordia, Kansas.
Graveside funeral services are Tuesday, October 15, 2019, at 2 p.m., Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Concordia, Kansas.
Memorials can be made to Republic County Hospital, Belleville, Kansas; First United Methodist Church, Concordia, Kansas.
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