OBITUARY: New Haven: Edith M. Blevins (September 25, 1947 - May 15, 2012)

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Edith M. Blevins, 64, of New Haven, Mo. passed away on Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at Hermann Area District Hospital, Hermann, Mo.

Mrs. Blevins was born in New Haven, Mo on September 25, 1947, the daughter of the late George and Ella (Birke) Pohlmann.

She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church, Port Hudson, Mo and the German-American Club. She enjoyed traveling, crocheting, going on bus tours, going to the Muny Opera and spending time with family and friends.

Edith worked as a nurse for Hermann Area District Hospital for over 20 years.

She is survived by two sons Russell Blevins of Leslie, Mo. and Walter Blevins & wife Maribelle of Bonsall, California, a daughter Elizabeth Blevins of Houston, Tx., two brothers Fred Pohlmann & wife Lucia of Colorado Springs, Co. and Donald Pohlmann & wife Lucille of New Haven, Mo., other family members Elizabeth Rugo, Crystal Webb, Lily Rugo, and Grant McDermott all of Leslie, Mo., one grandson Russell Anthony Blevins of Washington, Mo., and by nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Friday 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Toedtmann & Grosse Funeral Home, New Haven, Mo.

Funeral Services will be held at Holy Family Catholic Church, Port Hudson, Mo. at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 19th, with Father Jim Foster officiating.

Burial will be at Holy Family Cemetery, Port Hudson, Mo.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to Holy Family Catholic Church. C/O Toedtmann & Grosse Funeral Home.