The Obit For Mel Rue
"Mel" Rue Sr.
Published in The Times-Picayune
from December 11 to December 16, 2012
Melvin " Mel" Rue, Sr. entered into eternal rest on Monday,
December 10, 2012. At the age of 87 years.
Beloved husband of the late Dorothy Sikes Rue. Father of Melvin L. Rue,
Jr. (Sue). Brother of the late Thais Rue and Milton E. Rue, Jr. Grandfather
of Jennifer Furse (Paul) and Michelle Gillen (Gary). Great Grandfather
of Gabrielle Madere, Isaac and Webber Furse. Also survived by numerous
Nieces and Nephews.
Mel played shortstop and second base for the Pelicans (1944-1947).
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Memorial Funeral Mass
at LAKE LAWN METAIRIE FUNERAL HOME CHAPEL, 5100 Ponchartrain Blvd. New
Orleans, LA 70124 on Monday, December 17, 2012 at 11:00 a. m.
Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery.
Visitation after 9:00 a.m. Monday.
In lieu of flowers Masses preferred.