November 16, 1901, Springfield, Massachusetts.
September 23, 1995, Eugene, Oregon.
Chue was raised in Holyoke, Massachusetts. She studied American history and music at Mount Holyoke College, graduated in 1922 and became a teacher. Her first position was teaching music at a reform school for girls in Indiana.
From 1924–33, she served as a missionary in India. She taught music in Ahmadnegar and was active in social work, language study and translation.
She married Gordon Chute October 16, 1928, in Bombay (now Mumbai). The couple left India in 1933 and lived in Canada, New Jersey, New York and Massachusetts before moving to Eugene, Oregon, in 1971.