Catagnus Funeral Home
1020 East Philadelphia Avenue
Gilbertsville, PA 19525
610-367- 4440

Carl G. Mayes

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CARL G. MAYES, 88, OF FREDERICK Carl G. Mayes, 88, of Frederick, husband of Joy (Tunnicliffe) Kolb Mayes and the late Elizabeth (Kreidler) Mayes, passed away Wednesday at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center. Born in Brockway, he was the son of the late William and Grace (Gayton) Mayes. Carl served in the United States Navy. He was a member of First United Methodist Church in Pottstown, as well as the Pottstown Kiwanis Club and Masonic Lodge, Grove City, PA. He also enjoyed traveling with his wife. Surviving along with his wife, Joy, are his two sons, Richard Mayes of Grand Rapids, MI, and David Mayes of TX; one daughter, Joanne Wilson, wife of Dr. David Wilson of Selinsgrove; one stepson, Ray Kolb of Pottstown; one stepdaughter, April Rutherford, wife of James of Honolulu, HI; three grandchildren, Seth Wilson, Jonathan Mayes and Abigal Shawn, and two great-grandchildren, Julia Wilson and Ellie Wilson. Along with his parents and wife, Elizabeth, Carl was predeceased by his brother, William G. Mayes. A funeral service will be celebrated Saturday April 27, 10:30 a.m. at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 1020 E. Philadelphia Ave., Gilbertsville, with Rev. Will Humes and Rev. Brad Mellon officiating. Interment will follow at Bethlehem Memorial Park, Bethlehem. Visitation will be held Saturday from 9:30-10:15 a.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Carl's memory to First United Methodist Church, 414 E High St., Pottstown, PA 19464 or to Frederick Living, 2849 Big Road, P.O. Box 498, Frederick, PA 19435-0498. View obituaries or send condolences at www.catagnusfuneralhomes.com

Published in The Mercury on Apr. 26, 2013
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