Robert A. Maurer, 83 of Shoemakersville died March 2nd in the Reading Hospital & Medical Center where he had been a patient the past 5 days.
He was born November 24th, 1929.
Robert was the husband of Emily G. (Kerchner) Maurer to whom he was married for over 50 years.
He graduated from Reading High School in 1947 and was a Navy veteran of the Korean War.
Robert worked for the U.S.Postal Service and was the first letter carrier out of the Shoemakersville office. He worked there for 30 years retiring in 1992.
Robert was a member of St. Luke’s Union Church, Shoemakersville.
He was a life member of the Temple and Shoemakersville Fire Companies.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by 1 son: Garry L. Maurer, Perry Township and 1 granddaughter, Megan E. Maurer, Mohrsville, and 1 great grandson Sebastian Verdejo.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday at 11:00 AM from the Burkey & Driscoll Funeral Home, Inc., 40 South Fourth Street, Hamburg. A viewing will be held from 9:30 AM until 11:00 AM. Burial will be in Zion’s Cemetery, Perry Township.
Military honors will be accorded by Ray Master Post #217, Topton, PA
Online condolences may be expressed at www.burkeydriscoll.com.