Steve J. Mauger, 85, of Lititz, passed away at Moravian Manor on August 18, 2014. Born in Cairnbrook, PA, he was the son of the late George and Anna Zatkovich Mauger. He was married for 43 years to the late Helen D. Hornick Mauger (2000).
He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War, and prior to his retirement, he worked as a machinist at Alcoa.
Steve was a member of St. James Catholic Church, Lititz and an avid Phillies fan. He enjoyed fly fishing and hunting. A quiet man, he enjoyed spending his Sunday evenings with his children and grandchildren.
He is survived by his children, Karen, wife of Todd Brenner, Lititz; Joanne, wife of Robert Jesberg, Lititz; Steve, husband of Betty Stoe, Newmanstown, PA; six grandchildren; four great grandchildren; siblings, Anne Arpino, Brooklyn, NY; Helen Palumbo, North Massapequa, NY; Paul Mauger, Cleveland, OH; and Catherine Lomeli, Naples, FL. He is preceded in death by five brothers.
There will be a viewing held at the Richard H. Heisey Funeral Home, 216 S. Broad St., Lititz, on Thursday, August 21, from 6 to 8 p.m., with the recitation of the Rosary at 8 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. James Catholic Church, 505 Woodcrest Ave., Lititz, on Friday, August 22, at 10:30 a.m., with the Reverend James O'Blaney officiating, preceded by a viewing from 10 to 10:30 a.m. at the church. Burial with Military Honors will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Ephrata.
Donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Assoc., 2595 Interstate Dr., Suite 100, Harrisburg, 17110. To send online condolences to the family, please visit: www.richardheiseyfuneralhome.com.
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