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Obituaries

Obituaries

Eunice E. Blough 1915 - 2008 Lawrence

Private graveside services for Eunice E. Blough, 92, Lawrence, will be Tuesday at Memorial Park Cemetery. Mrs. Blough died Saturday, May 24, 2008, at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community in Lawrence.She was born Oct. 3, 1915, in Lawrence, the daughter of John Stanley and Effie Ethel Holcom Tobler. She was a 1933 graduate of Liberty Memorial High School. She lived in California for many years and returned to Lawrence in 1971. She worked for many years at Coast to Coast Hardware Store and retired in 1995.She married Phil Blough on Aug. 18, 1937, in Lawrence. He died in March 1982.Survivors include two daughters, Phyllis Brubeck and husband Junior, Lawrence, and Linda Gates, San Juan Capistrano, Calif.; a son, John Blough and wife Pam, of San Diego; five grandchildren, Tammy Burnett, Julie Ahrens, Bryan Brubeck, Jeffrey Gates and Steven Gates; nine great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. today at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence.The family suggests memorials to Cottonwood Inc., sent in care of the mortuary.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.warrenmcelwain.com">www.warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Blough.