TRYGVE M. BLIX
Trygve M Blix of Saint Mary's City, Maryland died peacefully in his sleep on April 28, 2014 after a short illness. Katherine, his wife of fifty five years passed away a month earlier. Trygve is survived by daughters Susan, Torgunn, and Gioia. Katherine and Trygve have three grandchildren and one great grandchild. Trygve was born in Norway and came to the U.S. when he was 17. He served honorably in the U.S. Army during the Korean war
and became a U.S. citizen. With a B.S. In Aeronautical Engineering, Trygve had a long successful career at the U.S. Patent Office where he started as a patent examiner of marine inventions and later became part of the Senior Executive Service. Trygve is greatly missed by his family and friends. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, May 3 at 1 p.m. at St. Cecilia's Church, 47950 Mattapany Road, Saint Mary's City, Maryland. All are welcome. A gathering of celebration will be held following the funeral. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Cecilia's Church, 47950 Mattapany Road, P.O. Box 429, St. Mary's City, MD 20686 or to Hospice House of St. Mary's, Inc., P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650.