Maheu (obit) Plattsburgh, NY
Mildred F. Maheu
PLATTSBURGH — Mildred F. Maheu, 94, of Prospect Avenue, died Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2005, at the CVPH Medical Center.
She was born in Syracuse on July 16, 1910, the daughter of John and Gertrude (French) Stoughton.
Mrs. Maheu was a member of the Trinity Episcopal Church.
She was a life member of the OES Cumberland Bay Chapter 477 and the Order of the Amaranth Loyal Court 57.
While attending Plattsburgh High School, graduating in 1927, Mildred was a High School Girls State Champion in basketball. She was City Tennis Champion and a Champion City Speed Skater.
Mildred worked as a clerk at Merkel’s Department Store from 1933-1942.
She and her husband Thomas owned and operated Stoughton’s Jewelry Store from 1946-1975.
Survivors include one son, John Maheu and his wife Sharon of New Orleans, La.; four grandchildren, Michael, John and Joy Maheu and Lisa Hawthorne; and two great-great grandchildren, Jennessa Maheu and Olivia Hawthorne.
Calling hours will be held on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the R.W. Walker Funeral Home in Plattsburgh.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel.
Burial will be at a later date in the West Chazy Rural Cemetery in West Chazy.
Memorial donations may be made to the Trinity Episcopal Church.