, Port Arthur, Texas

June 28, 2013

Morris Fruge'

The Port Arthur News

PORT NECHES —     Morris Fruge’, 90, went to his eternal rest on June 28, 2013.  He was born April 19, 1923 in Orangefield, Tx. and grew up in Port Neches, Tx where he graduated from Port Neches High School in 1942.  He served in the Air Force during World War ll.  He went to work for the Port Neches Chronicle, and then moved on to the Port Arthur News where he was employed for 26 years.  He also spent time as Manager of the News Employees Credit Union and the Goodrich-Gulf Employees Credit Union.    

    He is preceded in death by his loving wife of 66 years, Rena Fruge’ and survived by his sons, Terry Fruge’ and his wife, Beth of Humble Tx, and Randy Fruge’ and his wife Bonnie of Jonestown, Tx.; four grandchildren, Anthony Michetich and wife Dawn of Lago Vista Tx., Keitha Fruge’ of Mission Viejo, Ca., Robby Fruge’ of Houston, Tx., and Amy Fruge’ of Humble, Tx.; one Great-Grandson, Marek Michetich of Lago Vista, Tx.

    Visitation will be held at Levingston Funeral Home in Port Neches on Sunday, June 30, 2013 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm with Rosary at 6:30 pm.  

   A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, July 1, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Port Neches with Reverend Monsignor Bennie Patillio officiating.  Burial will follow at Oak Bluff Memorial Park.