MIDDLEFIELD - Denise Marie Josephe Louise Moats, 85, died Monday, April 8, 2013, at the Cleveland Clinic.
She was born April 5, 1928, in Bois Joly D'Ardelay, France, the daughter of Jean Baptiste Andre and Marie Suzanne Florestine Fonteneau Maudet.
Survivors include three sons, Angelo Maudet of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Patrick Maudet of Bristolville and Steven Moats of Troy Township; two daughters, Simone Lee of Middlefield and Claudine Moats of Medina; four grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; a brother, George Maudet of Nantes, France; and a sister, Simone Briand of Nantes, France.
She was preceded in death by her husband, George J. Moats, a brother and a sister.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Russell Funeral Service in Middlefield. Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Overlook Cemetery in Parkman.