Lois H. Maheu, age 96, a longtime resident of Leesburg, FL, passed away July 2, 2019. She was born in Fond du Lac, WI to Oscar and Irene Huecker. Lois taught kindergarten until she moved to Washington, D.C. where she worked for the U.S. Department of State and married Francis J. O’Brien, who predeceased her.
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Lois joined First Christian Church in Leesburg in 1976 and attended faithfully until her health declined. For several years she assisted with the church’s after-school reading program for elementary children. She was also a member of the Leesburg Boat Club and an excellent seamstress.
Lois is survived by her husband of 40 years, Roland V. Maheu. She is also survived by her son, Gregory F O’Brian, and daughter-in-law, Cynthia S. Packard, of CA, a granddaughter, grandson-in-law and two great grandchildren of WI.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contribution in Lois’ memory be made to the First Christian Church, 1701 Vine St, Leesburg, FL 34748(Funds received will be used for the Clothing Closet Ministry) or to Cornerstone Hospice https://web.cshospice.org .
A funeral service will be held Monday July 8, 2019 at 10 am, at Beyers Funeral Home Leesburg Chapel, with Pastor Mike McCann officiating. A Burial will take place at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens at a later time.