E. (Edward) Neil Blue


The family of E. (Edward) Neil Blue regretfully announces his passing on December 23, 2018.

He is lovingly cherished by his wife of 57 years, Jeanette, children: David (Margaret), Bruce (Keri), Brenda (Hillary), 8 favourite grandchildren, sister Dawn, extended family, and dear friends.

A Memorial Service will be held at Holy Spirit Lutheran Church, 11223-51 Ave. on Jan. 04, 2019 at 1:00 PM. No Regalia.

Cremation has taken place.

In lieu of other tributes, please donate to the U of A Neil Blue Memorial Fund (uab.ca/honour)

We extend our thanks to the excellent staff on unit 3C4.

Location information

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Memorial Service
Holy Spirit Lutheran Church - Edmonton

11223 51 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T6H 0L5

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Lori Griffith

Dear David, Margaret and family.
My condolences on the loss of your father and grandfather.
His legacy lives on in those that love him.

Howard Strauss Family

Our condolences to you Jeanette, and your family. We had planned to attend today but due to the heavy snowfall we opted to stay home.
So sorry as there are so few of Neil’s relatives around any more. Thinking of Uncle Don, Neil and Dawn(Linda) today.

Michelle Jaehn

Dear Mrs. Blue, David, Margaret and Family
I am so sorry for your loss. Grandpa Blue as we know and love him was a sweet and wonderful man. We pray for you and send our love and support. Hugs from Theo, Andrew, Olivia and Michelle

Stroligo Family

Our heartfelt condolences to your family at this time. A life lived well – a wonderful legacy left.

Eileen & Ken Hurshowy

Jeanette, our deepest condolence to you and your entire Family. Neil was an extraordinary person and we will miss him and his bright smile. Take Care

Heather Bussolaro (Marvin)

My deepest sympathies to your entire family. Thinking of you all and wishing you hope in the midst of sorrow and comfort in the midst of pain. He will forever be with you. Sending much love from Melbourne, Australia. Heather & family xoxo

Andy, Linda and Colin Brown

We will miss you, Neil. We’ll miss you at Star and lodge meetings, at the dominoes table, and at the many functions we attended together. Our heartfelt sympathy goes out to Jeanette and the entire Blue family. Your strength is in the closeness of your family. For the bereaved we pray for peace.

Leone Jobson

We have many wonderful memories both as neighbors and parents of “Jobies.” Neil set a great example of living kindly and walking gently in the world. We extend our heartfelt sympathy to you all.

Ray and Georgina Thurgood

Our deepest sympathy to the Blue Family. Ray and I will miss him dearly. Our families have know each other for many years. Love you all.

Geri and Elliott Urquhart

Jeanette and Family, we were so sad to hear of Neil’s passing. We have so many wonderful memories of you all. Neil had a kind heart and an enthusiasm for life that will be greatly missed by our family. Jamie and Michael send hugs and we’ll see you soon. Love to all.

Susan MacArthur

Jeanette I am sorry for your loss. I always enjoyed saying hello to you and Neil at Eastern Star functions and meetings. He will be missed for sure.

Danny & Carmen Roth

Blue Family, Our deepest sympathy to the entire family. May all the wonderful memories of your beloved husband, father and grandfather comfort you in the weeks and months ahead.

Wade Cox

Neil will be sorely missed by so many good people that thought so much of him and of his family. Freemasonry has lost one of the best.

Sigrid papp

Jeanette I am so sorry for your lost , you and Neil use to live in our house.
Please when you feel ok , please call me
780 902 7016

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