Maude Luyet died Sept. 26, 2001, at Alderson's Convalescent Hospital in Woodland after a short illness. Born in Shiloh, Ark., on June 6, 1914, she was 87 years old.
She had lived in Woodland since 1947, and worked as a bus driver for Yolo County schools for more than 20 years before retiring in 1976.
She had lived the past five years at The Californian Retirement Residence in Woodland. She attended daily the Yolo County Adult Day Health Center in Woodland until her illness. She enjoyed listening to music, daily readings, crafts, playing bingo and interacting with her friends.
She was an active member of the Woodland Church of Christ, where she attended services for the past four years.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Joseph Luyet, who died in 1996.
She is survived by her daughter, Donna Jennelle of Fairfield; son, Ron Luyet of Foster City; granddaughter, Tammy Day of Vacaville; and great-granddaughter, Ashley Day of Vacaville. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
A viewing will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at McNary's Funeral Home, 458 College Ave. in Woodland. A graveside service will begin at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Monument Hill Memorial Park, conducted by the Rev. John Wilkerson.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Yolo County Adult Day Health Center, 20 N. Cottonwood St., Woodland, CA 95695.
(Obituary from the "The Davis Enterprise," Friday, September 28, 2001, (Yolo County). Submitted with the permission of the "The Davis Enterprise," 315 G Street, Davis, CA 95616, <http://www.davisenterprise.com/>
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