Christine M. Maurer

Obituary
  • "So so sorry for your loss she was such a good n great women..."
    - Crystal & James Cook

Christine M. Maurer, 57, passed away Tuesday at her residence in Pottsville.

Born Oct. 19, 1961, in Pottsville, she was a daughter of the late Dale R. and Joyce L. Klinger Maurer.

She was last employed as a driver for STS. Her favorite pastimes were crossword puzzles and bingo, and she was an avid Penn State and Eagles fan.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant sister, Susan, in 1979.

Christine is survived by her companion of 27 years, Donald Houtz, Pottsville; daughter, Melissa Maurer and companion, Kevin Wetzel, Pottsville; brother, Leroy Maurer, Orwigsburg; sisters, Leisa Davis, New York, and Patty Walker, Tamaqua; grandchildren, Breeanna and Braedon Wetzel.

Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at First Methodist Church, 420 Saylor St., Schuylkill Haven, with Pastor Christopher Fisher officiating. In memory of Christine, the family requests donations be made to the church. Thomas J. Bartashus Funeral Home, New Philadelphia, is in charge of arrangements.

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Published in Republican & Herald on Jan. 7, 2019