Margie A. Blessinger, 76, Plano, Texas

Margie A. Blessinger, 76, of Plano, Texas, died April 11 at her home. She was born June 12, 1937, in Ireland, Martin and Anna (Hopf) Blessinger.

Margie worked in the offices of the Jasper Corporation, Jasper Stylemasters, and Jasper Laminates over a span of 24 years. After moving to Dallas, Texas, she worked in the corporate offices of Southland Corporation, headquarters for the 7-11 Convenience Stores, from which she retired after 20 years of service. She enjoyed traveling and listening to music.

She is survived by two sisters, Rosemarye and Lorena Blessinger, both of Streamwood, Illinois.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Michael Blessinger, and one sister, Martina Anna Blessinger, both of whom died at birth.

Funeral services at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ireland with burial following in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 10-11 a.m. Saturday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary’s Church or to a favorite charity. Online condolences may be made at

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