Evelyn E. Maurer, 70, of Point Rock Road, Taberg, New York, passed away, Tuesday, April 3, 2012, in Rome Memorial Hospital.
She was born November 6, 1941, in Western, New York, the daughter of Wesley and Charlotte Relyea Smith.
Evelyn was a graduate of Canastota High School, Class of 1960.
On November 11, 1962, she married the love of her life, Frederick Maurer. He passed away November 27, 2004.
She retired from Revere Copper Products after many years of service.
Evelyn loved her family, NASCAR racing, gardening, friends, pizza, beer and of course, the Yankees!
Surviving are one sister, Margurite Rogers, Rome; a brother, James Smith, Florida; her in-laws, John and Elaine McDougal, Oneida; many nieces and nephews, including a special niece and nephew, Marjorie and Tim Johnson, Rome; and special friends, Junior Kirby and Bruce Bennett, Taberg. She was predeceased by her sisters, Blanche, Olive, Edie, Pauline, Jennie (Tootie); two brothers, Levi, George; and her canine friend, "Puppy."
Our family thanks all the great people who cared for our Evelyn at Rome Memorial Hospital, especially, Tracey, Paula, Kelly, Sally and Ashley.
Funeral services will be held Saturday 1:30 p.m. at the Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 418 N. George Street, Rome, with Rev. Arthur Miner officiating. Interment will take place in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Taberg. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home Saturday from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
You may view the obituary and send a message of sympathy to www.nunnandharper.com.