Luella (Lue) Louise French-Stevens
Luella (Lue) Louise French-Stevens, 92, of Westminster, VT, went to be with the Lord on Monday, February 27, 2023, following a sudden illness.
Lue was born on November 4, 1930, in Cambridgeport, VT to Edward (Ned) and Florence (Huntoon) McQuaide. Lue was the youngest of five children, her three brothers, Robert, Donald, and Merrill (Bill) McQuaide and sister, Mildred (McQuaide) Willard. Lue was a devout Christian and a cornerstone of the Cambridgeport/Athens church.
In 1948, Lue married the love of her life, Robert (Bob) French. Lue and Bob went on to have two children, Daniel, and Gary. Lue was known as a hard worker taking on several jobs as life wasn’t always easy or kind. She was most proud of her work as a nurse’s aide at Rockingham and Townshend hospitals. She was a mother of two and beloved “Auntie Lue” to many and a friend to all. She loved the Lord, her family, friends, small children and especially her beloved pets.
In 2016, Lue married Rev. Sherman Stevens of Jacksonville, FL, where she resided for part of her marriage. She moved back to Vermont following Sherman’s death in 2021.
Lue is predeceased by her parents, her husband, Robert, her two sons, Daniel (Danny) and Gary, husband, Sherman Stevens, sister, Millie, and brothers, Bob, Don and Bill. Lue is survived by many nieces, nephews and dear friends who loved and adored her.
There are no calling hours. A Funeral Service will be held at the Community Christian Church, Athens, VT on March 15, 2023, at 11:00 AM.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Community Christian Church, Lue loved dearly.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Fenton and Hennessey Funeral Home, 55 Westminster Street, Bellows Falls, VT.