Meigan Maureen Maher
Meigan Maureen Maher, 40 of Tecumseh, was surrounded by her family when she passed away on April 18, 2014. She was born on October 23, 1973 in Traverse City, the daughter of Robert and Zoe (Burns) Maher. Meigan was a 1991 graduate of Tecumseh High School and a proud alumnus of Michigan State University. She spent many years working as a researcher for Pfizer in Ann Arbor and as a clinical assistant for the University of Michigan Cancer Center. In her spare time, she enjoyed reading and traveling, especially to Europe, where France and Switzerland were her favorite destinations. Meigan was also a member of St. Elizabeth Catholic Church. Meigan is survived by her mother, Zoe of Tecumseh; her brother James of Jackson; sisters Ann of Monroe and Sharon of Tecumseh; uncle John Maher of Laredo, Texas and aunt Suzanne Broski of Rockford, Ill. Meigan’s father preceded her in death. Meigan will be greatly missed by her loving family and friends. Visitation was held Wednesday, April 23 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Tecumseh Chapel of Handler Funeral Homes. Funeral Mass will be on Thursday at 11 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church with the Rev. Fr. Daniel Wheeler as celebrant. Visitation will also be at the Church on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of mass. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Reeling & Healing Midwest (http://www.reelingandhealing.org). Condolences may be offered to the family at www.handlerfuneralhomes.com.