Obituaries » Joan L. Maurer
January 13, 1926 - October 2, 2017
Joan L. Maurer, 91, passed away October 2, 2017, at 2:17AM, St. Rita’s Medical Center surrounded by her family.
Joan was born January 13, 1926 in Lima, OH, to John and Pauline (Gillham) Nicoline who both preceded her in death.
Joan graduated from Lima South High School in 1943. She was a member at St. Gerard Catholic Church for over 60 years. She was very active in the church where she was a secretary for St. Gerard School for 10 years and St. Gerard Parish for 20 years. She enjoyed volunteering at many Parish and school activities especially the St. Gerard Parish Festival. She was also on the founding committee to start the Festival many years ago.
Joan is survived by her children, Judy(Terry) Wooten of Dover, MN, Jane Maurer of Lima, OH, Susan(Steven) Frueh of Lima, OH, John Maurer of Toledo, OH, and Joan(Rick) Kabara of Waynesfield, OH, grandchildren, Tina, Ben, Luke, Cory, David, Dustin, Michael, Amie, Tara and 13 great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her siblings, John Nicoline, and Mary Elizabeth(Louie) Sunderhaus
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, October 6,2017 at 11:00AM at St. Gerard Catholic Church. Father Mike Sergi to officiate the service. Burial will be in Gethsemani Cemetery following the service.
Friends may call on Thursday, October 5, 2017 from 4:00PM to 8:00PM at CHILES-LAMAN FUNERAL HOME, SHAWNEE CHAPEL.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Gerard Catholic School, 240 Robb Ave, Lima, Ohio, 45801
The family would like to extend their appreciation to Jane for sacrificing so much of herself to take care of mom so she could live comfortably and independently.
Condolences may be expressed at chiles-lamanfh.com