Alice Lajiness Moebius Maybee passed away peacefully at her residence in Copperopolis, CA, on January 6, 2013 surrounded by her family. She was 94 years old. Born on March 11, 1918 in LaSalle, MI, she moved to Manteca, CA, with her husband and young family in the 1940’s. She loved cooking and growing her own health food. She was a seamstress for many years and was known as Santa’s Tailor for the suits she created and rented to families. She was a member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church.
She is survived by sons Michael Moebius of Las Vegas, NV, and Charles (Barbara) Moebius of Manteca, CA, daughters June (Paul) Cullison, of Mountain Home, ID, Kyran Enzi (Al Segalla) of Copperopolis, CA, Dianne Yater of Farmington, CA, Laura (Russell) Lawson of Sonora, CA, and Frances (Jerry) Hodge of Granby, MO. She is also survived by a sister, Mildred Darby of Monroe, MI, 14 grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren, one great great grandchild and numerous nephews and nieces. She was preceded in death by husbands Lester Moebius in 1978 and George Maybee in 1995.
A memorial service will be held on January 19, 2 pm, at St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church in Angels Camp. Private interment will be at St. John’s Catholic Cemetery at a later date.
Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Wednesday, January 16, 2013