Of Avalon, age 92, on Monday, November 19, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Carl Maus; stepmother of Philip (Shirley) Maus of Florida and Jackie (Gordon) Burnside of Missouri; also survived by eight step-grandchildren and numerous step-great-grandchildren; dear aunt of Ruth Anne (Ken) Balkey and Daniel Swoger, both of Churchill; grandaunt of Karen (Michael) Mancusi and Keith (Jennifer) Balkey; great-grandaunt of Nina, Lucas and Max; sister of the late Dorothy Swoger and late Howard Schoenfelder. Verne was a retired long-time Executive Secretary with Rockwell International. She was an excellent and avid golfer, often playing from the men's tees and enjoyed golf vacations with her husband Carl. Even in her later years, Verne enjoyed watching tennis matches on television and maintained a keen interest in current events. Friends welcome from 11 a.m. to 12 noon on Friday at PATRICK T. LANIGAN FUNERAL HOME, 700 Linden Ave., East Pittsburgh, (412-824-8800), where a Funeral Service will be held at 12 noon. Burial will follow at Mt. Lebanon Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the American Red Cross, 225 Boulevard of the Allies, Pgh., PA 15222 or
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Nov. 22, 2012