Hogue, Elizabeth "Boo"

Written by David Green.

Elizabeth Ann  “Boo” Hogue, 21, of Wauseon, Ohio, died May 1, 2007, at her home.

She was born in Bryan, Ohio, to Joseph and Patricia (Heckel) Thrasher.

Elizabeth graduated from Delta High School in 2004. She was a member of Our Lady of Fatima Church in Lyons and was an 11-year member of Fulton County 4‑H.

Elizabeth is survived by her maternal grandmother, Elizabeth Gustafson of Wauseon; a sister, Kiristin (and Ronald) Rankin of West Unity; mother, Patricia Heckel of Liberty Center; father, Joseph Thrasher of Alabama; several aunts and uncles, Monica Heckel of Kennenbunkport, Maine, Ann Lopez of Defiance, Diann (and Chip) Vance of Metamora,  Lee (and Peggy) Heckel of Toledo, Paul Gustafson of Wauseon, Bonnie (and Don) Rayle of Findlay, Sally (and Maurice) Valcarenghi of Chico, Calif., Marie Scott of Chicago, Ill., Louise (and Brad) Collins of Centerburg, Ohio, Tim Thrasher of Findlay, Mike Thrasher of Defiance, Mary Jane (and Don) Gatten of Georgia and Tony (and Patty) Thrasher‑Brown of Arkansas.

She was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents.

Mass of Christian Burial  is scheduled at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 5, at Our Lady Of Mercy Church in Fayette with Fr. Gary Ferguson as celebrant. Visitation is planned from 4  to 8 p.m. Friday, with a Rosary Service at 7:30 p.m. at Eagle Funeral Home in Fayette, Ohio.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital or Hospice of Fulton County.

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