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Schuylkill County Obituaries

Jane R Maurer, 80 – Retired from Indiantown Gap

Jane R Maurer, age 80, formerly of Hegins, passed away Monday, July 27, 2020, at the home of her daughter in Allentown.

She was born on Monday, July 15, 1940, in Valley View, a daughter of the late Lewis Zimmerman and the late Mildred Hoover Zimmerman.

She was a 1958 graduate of Tri-Valley School District.

Jane retired from Indiantown Gap Military Reservation. She was a member of St. John’s United Methodist Church, Hegins.

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Jane enjoyed toll painting and spending time with her family.

Her husband, James H Maurer, Sr, passed away in 2005.

She is survived by two sons, James H Maurer, Jr and his wife Elizabeth of Landisville, and John C Maurer of Hegins; two daughters, Jill A Maurer of Bethlehem, and Janet L Maurer-Koval, of Allentown; seven grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; two brothers, Gerald Zimmerman and Lewis Zimmerman both of Valley View.

Graveside services will be held at St. John’s Cemetery, Hegins, on Saturday, August 15, 2020, at 11 a.m., with Rev. Thomas Maurer officiating.

Memorial contributions can be made to St. John’s United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 285, Hegins, PA 17938.

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Buffington-Reed Funeral Home, Valley View, is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences can be left for the family at

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