Lawrence W. Maheu


Lawrence W. Maheu
a printer

Lawrence W. Maheu, 97, of North Kingstown, passed away January 30, 2012 at home. He was the husband of the late Marion E. (Wright) Maheu. They were married on June 1, 1940.
Born in Providence, he was a son of the late Albert and Lillian (Landrie) Maheu. Mr. Maheu was a printer for Livermore & Knight Co. for 33 years, retiring in 1969, and was then a custodian for the Warwick School System at Winman Junior High School for 10 years, retiring in 1979. He was a member of the Lithographers Union, Local 239 M for 59 years and a member of the M&W Racing Team.
He was the beloved father of Judith M. Clark of Warwick, Shirley A. Lucier of North Kingstown and the late Arthur E. Maheu and Barbara J. Maheu; loving grandfather of 10, great-grandfather of nine and great-great-grandfather of four. He was the brother of the late Alfred, Ernest, Oliver and Raymond Maheu.
His funeral will be held Feb. 4 at 8:45 a.m. from Urquhart-Murphy Funeral Home, 800 Greenwich Ave., Warwick, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Francis de Sales Church, 381 School St., North Kingstown. Burial will follow in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston. Relatives and friends are invited and may call Feb. 3 from 4-7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, gifts in his memory to Cornerstone Adult Services, 140 Warwick Neck Ave., Warwick, RI 02889 or Odyssey Hospice, 100 Quaker Lane, Warwick, RI 02886 would be appreciated. For information and guest book visit