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Obituary: Gertrude Cornelia Van Egmond Maher

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Gertrude Cornelia Van Egmond Maher, 96, of Franklin, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019.

Mrs. Maher was born in Tamaqua, Pennsylvania on Sept. 22, 1922, daughter of the late Leonard and Nellie Van Egmond.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter J. Maher Jr., and daughter, Margaret M. Ellis.

Her survivors include her daughter, Sharon M. (Patrick) Hagerty; son, Stephen P. (Nancy) Maher; grandchildren, Patrick (Judy) Hagerty Jr., Beth Schulze, Chris (Colleen) Arnold, Cassidy (Steven) Brown, Stephen C. (fiancée, Jayme) Maher and Erin Maher; and great-grandchildren, Anna, Kylie, Dylan, William, Bailey, Jackson, Austen and Miles.

The family will receive friends from 10-10:30 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 9, 2019 at St. Philip Catholic Church, where a funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. with Father Bala officiating. Burial will follow in Jefferson Memorial Gardens in Hoover, Alabama.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. 

WILLIAMSON MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, www.williamsonmemorial.com