Maurice M. Meier|
Maurice M. Meier (Moe, 87) was born in Butte, MT, June 2, 1925 to Harry and Madeleine Meier. He passed away on December 27, 2012. Moe had such an incredible memory and would often tell detailed stories of his childhood growing up in Butte and also in Virginia City and Nevada City where his grandparents lived.
Maurice was stationed in Japan while in the Army. Upon his honorable discharge in 1952, he returned to Butte where he met and married his love, Lois Williams on April 25, 1958. Moe and Lois moved to Seattle where he worked at Boeing and for Seattle City Lights until his retirement in 1987. He and Lois lived in West Seattle until she passed away in September, 1993. In 2010, Maurice moved to Missoula, MT.
Maurice was preceded in death by his parents Harry Meier and Madeleine Weingart, brother Harry, beloved wife Lois, and nephew Dave Meier.
Maurice is survived by brothers David, of Rocker, MT and Frank (Macel) of Sheridan, MT as well as several nieces, nephews, and many friends.
A service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday January 12, at Bonney-Watson Funeral Home, Burien. Maurice will then rest eternally next to his beloved wife, Lois.
Published in The Seattle Times from Jan. 8 to Jan. 9, 2013