She was born Feb. 8, 1936, in Warsaw, Ind., to Charles William “Pete” and Vivian Cleora (Slusher) Blue. On Dec. 5, 1954, in Urbana, Ind., she was united in marriage to Richard “Rich” Mikel. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include a daughter: Peggy (Bill) Hagenmeyer, Bremen, Ind.; a sister: Clete (Doug) Rensberger, Nappanee, Ind.; a brother: Terry (Nancy) Blue, Warsaw; her mother: Vivian Blue, Nappanee; grandchildren: Aaron Beck and Wendi Beck, both of Nappanee; and great-grandchildren: Kiayn, Bryce and Alexis.
She was preceded by her father; her husband: Rich; a son: James; a brother: Lawrence; and a sister: Charlotte.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, June 3, at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m. Monday in the funeral home with Pastor Aaron Snodgrass. Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Warsaw.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the K21 Foundation, P. O. Box 1810, Warsaw, IN 46581-1810.
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