1912 - 2006

As Louise Mary May, she was born on 27 June 1912, daughter of William Richard May (12 July 1869-26 June 1945), and electrical engineer, and his wife Annie Louise née Dance (5 February 1876-1961), who married at Lowestoft, Suffolk in 1908 and in 1939 were living at 58 Yarmouth Road, Lowestoft. Louise married at Lowestoft in 1936, Alfred Victor Steward (28 December 1906-10 September 1999), county librarian at Lowestoft, and in 1939 they were living at Highfield, Yarmouth Road, Lowestoft with a daughter Susan L [Eaton] (born 10 October 1937). As Mrs Mary Steward, a member and exhibitor at the Norfolk & Norwich Art Circle 1965, from Oulton Broad, Suffolk. She later moved to 8 Ferry Road, Southwold, Suffolk where she died on 29 March 2006.