Elizabeth Ann Maher, 88, passed away Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019.
She was born to Walter and Betty E. (nee Finkler) on January 22, 1931 in Detroit. She was married to the love or her life, Ronald Maher on January 20, 1951 until his passing in 1990. She was the beloved mother of the late Susan Muck (Nick), Mark, Kevin (Jane), Patrick (Mary), Michael, Mary Duster, Nancy, John (Tracy), Ronald (Carolyn), Thomas, and K.C. (Michael) Wiethoff; proud grandmother of Stephen Muck, Neil Muck, Robert, Julian (Courtney), the late Matthew, Colleen, Ann Goerke, Joseph Duster, Daniel, Ryan, Michael, Grace, John Paul, Erin Wietoff and Micheal Wietoff, and the loving great grandmother of Eden.
Elizabeth was a devout Catholic and often volunteered at her church, St. Clare of Montefalco, where she was a member for 60 years. She was a devoted, loving, and caring mother and grandmother to her children and grandchildren.
Visitation will be 3 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30, at Chas. Verheyden Funeral Home, 16300 Mack, Grosse Pointe Park. Rosary recitation will be at 7 p.m. A funeral Mass will be 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, at St. Clare of Montefalco Church, 1401 Whittier, Grosse Pointe Park. Elizabeth will lie in state from 9:00 am until time of Mass.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to the Capuchin Soup Kitchen are appreciated.