Bertha Ilene MazeMarch 28, 1930 ~ October 11, 2017 (age 87)
Bertha Ilene Maze, 87, of Punxsutawney, died Wednesday October 11, 2017, at Punxsutawney Area Hospital.
She was born on March 26, 1930 in Creekside (Indiana), Pa., a daughter of the late James M. Gibson and Hulda (Calhoun) Gibson.
Bertha married Edward Leroy Maze. He preceded her in death in February 2005.
She was a homemaker and a great mom. She was dearly loved by her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She also had a good sense of humor and enjoyed laughter and smiles with her family.
Bertha enjoyed golfing at the Punxsutawney Country Club and bowling. She was a member of the Eagles and the Elks.
She is survived by four children, two daughters, Janet Haines of Keyser, West Virginia; and Brenda Winterstine and husband John of Harpers Ferry, West Virginia; two sons, Michael E. Maze of Punxsutawney; and Daniel Maze and wife Traci of Schereville, IN; ten grandchildren, Gail Hegwood; Gregory Cox; Joann Boyd; John Winterstine, Jr.; David, Christopher and Robert Maze; and Jacob, Noah and James Maze; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Bertha was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one brother, Raymond Gibson; and four sisters, Alberta Fyock; Iva Marshall; Florence Campbell; and Mary Smith.
Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, October 13, 2017 at the Shumaker Funeral Home, Inc., in Punxsutawney.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. with hospice chaplain Tom Spiker officiating.
Interment will be at Lakelawn Memorial Park in Reynoldsville.
Memorial donations may be made in Mrs. Maze's memory to VNA Hospice, 850 Hospital Road, Indiana, PA 15701.
Online condolences may be made at www.shumakerfh.com.